FREE WORKSHOP: Intro to AR, Make an AR Christmas Card

Intro to AR Development: Make your own AR Christmas Card in Unity!

Have you ever wanted to create your own, 3D animated, greeting card to send to family and friends? Join our last workshop of 2021 to learn how to build an augmented-reality Christmas Card from scratch! At the same time learn the basics of Unity!

In this workshop you will be building a holographic Christmas Card. When scanning the card with your smartphone camera, the card will come to life with animated 3D imagery.

This workshop is aimed at complete beginners. We'll go over some basic Unity controls, and AR development fundamentals. You'll learn how to use marker-based tracking, how to manipulate an AR scene in Unity, add simple interactions and along the way, you'll learn the best practices for tackling similar AR development projects.

If you stay until the end, your instructor will answer any questions you may have!

Resources for registrants:

  • Project Files and Assets
  • Workshop Replay

Hosted by

Jerry Medeiros

Senior XR Instructor and Developer

Roham Mirza-Ghafari


By the end of the workshop, you'll know:

  • How to use marker based tracking in Unity
  • How to develop an AR scene in Unity
  • Simple scripting using Unity's C# programming in Visual Studio
  • Best practices are of creating good Image markers
  • How to get started developing an XR portfolio

About your instructor:

Jerry loves to teach and build immersive simulations. With more than 10 years in the game industry as an engineer and team leader, he is one of the best instructors when it comes to AR/VR development.

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