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Questions tagged [cloth-simulation]

Questions pertaining to Blender's built-in cloth simulator. Blender's cloth simulator is accessed in the Physics panel.

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How to pose cloth

As seen on the picture the cloth is folded twice with one corner hanging behind it or being "pinned" to the backrest of the chair. What I have tried is to use two armatures: One to create the fold on ...
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How to add “Sag” to cloth simulation?

I am trying to create the net of a soccer goal using blender's cloth simulator. Right now the net looks really rigid and unrealistic. The cloth is a plane with subdivision and a wireframe modifier. I ...
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How i can bake the entire cloth simulation to shape keys?

When I give "apply as the shape key" it seems that it only takes a part of the cloth simulation, I want it to take the whole simulation, my cloth simulation has 200 frames and it seems that in the ...
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can i use cloth simulation to create clothing

I have a character with a plane over its head as cloth. I ran the cloth simulation and once the cloth has finished draping over my character, i'd like to save the newly fallen cloth as clothing. Is ...
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Cloth - “Mesh Deform Cage” Rigged, The Mesh Expands when body moves

I have been in the past using "Object Constraint" to keep the "Mesh Deform Cage" to move with the body by using the "Copy Location" to a bone. In blender 2.80 It doesn't like this method so I am ...
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Make a cloth influenced by fluid?

I´d like to have a mesh, which behaves like a cloth, cotton or so which is in front of a tube, in which I simulate water. Now when the water exits the tube, I want the cloth (which is pinned at two ...
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Reverse cloth animation

I would like to add a reversed cloth animation. Imagine a napkin, that was blown away by the wind. Now I would like to reverse this process, having a napkin, that flies back into the scene and lands ...
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Cloth Simulation using Python

I tried making pockets and collars for a t-shirt. I can make it in the GUI but I am facing hard time with automating the same with Python Scripts. Is there any way of creating a collar/pockets for a ...
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Making an hanging object with ribbon tape

I'm a beginner of Blender, so cannot find out where I have to start. I've searched several tutorials but it is not matched with what I want to make. I have to make object like a photo(hanging object ...
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How to export animated cloth UV so you can composite a texture in After Effects?

I have a flag animation rendered with Blender. Thing is, I'll have to adapt this animation quite often and re-rendering it each time takes a lot of time. I know some After Effects plugins do exists ...
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Cloth Simulation Rips my mesh

When I use the cloth simulation and try to make an animation with it, the mesh is ripped into many layers and pieces for some reason... Any idea why this is happening? Thanks Blend File:
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Moving cloth object

I'm trying to connect this tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5d03tZO0C9g&t=80s to explode a sphere and a moving animation on the same sphere. I animated the sphere first and now I want to ...
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Ways to create woven rattan garden furniture?

I'm working on a scene and need to model a garden chair with woven material similar to this: https://www.bau-outdoors.co.uk/shop/outdoor-furniture/garden-dining-chairs/montreux-woven-rattan-garden-...
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How to link two different physics objects together?

I am trying to make a winter hat model which has cloth simulation on it. The model : This is not the final model but this should give you the dea Is there any way to make the fur parts heavier than ...
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Stretch traffy around a corner

To learn more about Blender Physics, I've developed a scenario that encompasses what I want to be able to achieve. GOAL Something like rubbery taffy is stretched out from a post, around a sharp ...
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Wet poster wrinkle effect with cloth simulation

I'm trying to create a specific effect with the cloth simulation. I want to create a glued poster, which can find in public spaces, see the reference image below: The closest I can get is using a ...
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Cloth simulation not rendering properly

I am using blender 2.8 and have a piece of cloth falling down on a collision object. In the render preview it displays well, however when i go to render the image the cloth glitches in some way.
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How to do vaccuum sealed pack modeling in Blender?

Does anyone How to model vacuum sealed packages like this? Can cloth simulation be used to model it?
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Animate character thank to cloth simulation

I'm pretty new to blender and I want to create a very simple rig. I have a low poly character that I want to rig thank to cloth simulation. Here is what I could achieve so far : My question is : ...
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I have a problem with cloth simulation

Okay, so I try to make clothes for my character but by some reason, every time when I try to animate the clothes they always start looking like this when I but cloth physics on them. This is what I ...
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Help! Cloth Simulation Not Rendering Correctly Over Network?

I have been messing around with cloth simulations and linking cloth simulations into new scenes to render over a network of computers to help the rendering process go faster. I ran into a few ...
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How to make a hammock?

How do I make an unoccupied hammock like this (just the geometry, no need for netting structure):
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Animating sail attached to ropes

I am modeling a viking longboat similar to this one. I would like to use blenders' cloth simulation to accurately model the deformation of the sail such as the bottom two corners of the square are ...
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How do I properly animate a cloak

You see I'm having trouble figuring out how to animate this. I've already tried to use the cloth physics but that went horribly and I'm pretty sure that's my fault, but oh well.
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Controlled cloth rip/tear

Hello blender stack exchange. I'm looking for a way to have a controlled tear. Like as if i'm (tool) ripping vertices one by one or as a group in between frames. But preferably something i can ...
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Cloth physics for poly hair and armature

I have an armature for the body and then modelled the hair. By following this tutorial (https://youtu.be/c11l2o5uCQs) on how to add cloth physics by using verts and ik modifier, the hair bangs are ...
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Sewing clothes using a cloth modifier and a collision object

I am trying to model clothes in Blender. I've looked at several tutorials, but the sewing option in Blender doesn't give the desired result. I've been trying it over and over again, but it doesn't ...
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Making 3 points stick on a plane / flag with wind

I have a flag I want to waft in the wind. I imported the shape as an SVG from Adobe Illustrator. I converted the mesh to a curve. It wouldn't let me make some subdivisons but it still seems to work ...
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Cloth simulation pulling skirt upward

I wish I was joking. I have this skirt that I want to make it look more like a skirt using the cloth simulation thing but instead of pulling it downwards and giving it some folds, it pulls it upwards ...
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Cloth won't collide with collision object? But worked with a cube?

Ive watched all the tutorials but clearly Im missing something on how cloth collisions work - Im trying to make clothing, so I have my collision object (body) and cloth plane (subdivided many times) ...
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Can you make a mesh follow another mesh with Cloth Sim?

Basically, I have a mesh that is being controlled by Rigid bodies and another one by a Cloth Sim that is pinned. Is it possible to have the pinned part of the cloth mesh follow the other mesh that ...
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Animation of Rope Cloth Simulation

I wanted to animate this rope using the cloth simulation. The end result I was looking for, was to just have a rope fall and curl on the floor. What I got instead after baking for an eternity, was a ...
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Creating a Soft Body Surface that Responds to Different Masses of a Rigid Body Object

Dear Blender Community, There's quite a few posts discussing the interaction of rigid body objects with cloth and soft body objects, but I haven't yet found one that provides a satisfactory answer to ...
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Move a soft body/cloth after baking

Is it possible to move / scale / rotate, and possibly keyframe, an object after baking point cache (soft body or clothes simulation data) to its mesh? I feel like this must be a duplicate question, ...
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Cloth physics : drop/unroll a cloth sheet from the top of a building

I'm working on a project and I have a video shot where I would like to drop a cloth sheet through the top of a building - Well, it's not exactly a sheet, it's a banner, but that is the idea. At the ...
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How to create gathered stitches in clothes

I am struggling to mimick the gathered stitches shown in photo here. I have tried stitching two cloth pieces of different lengths. After baking them, it is a failure. I had sought Blender tutorials ...
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How do I correct my character falling through when cloth is enabled on his cape

My character falls through the "stage" when I use cloth on his cape and pin it to the verices. How does one correct this issue? Forgot to add that my character and his cape are one piece
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Body and cloth topology for games?

made a base body with i think decent topology but know that i have to make the cloth idk what to do, the topology of the body wont be the same as the cloth and but my problem is not clipping since i ...
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Particle2Rig +Cloth = Dimension 0 (for all except first)?

When I convert Particles 2 Riggid Bodies (with addon), they works as expected. Since I want to add Cloth Sim, all particles - now objects (except first one) become to size 1 as they'r animated (by ...
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Object particles fly up, move in the wrong direction

I'm new to Blender and I can't figure out why my particles move into the wrong direction. I made a plane with paper texture and cloth simulation, I use this object as the particle, my emitter is a ...
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Getting hair/bones to collide with objects

I've got a couple of bones that serve to control hair on my model, and I'd like to have those bones react properly to gravity and collisions with solid objects. I've managed to get them reacting to ...
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How can i make a cloth animation follow the deformations of the mesh it is coliding with (the mesh is deformed due to a rigged animation)

I want ta make a simulation of a dress on a character that moves around but i can't seem to be able to make the cloth recognise the changes in the mesh it is coliding with (the body of the character) ...
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Simulating and animating multiple pieces of clothing (from Marvelous Designer)

This may be a simple question but I'm pretty new to 3D modeling and couldn't find a straight answer online. I modeled a character in ZBrush and just finished making their clothing - underwear, pants ...
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Cloth effect acting strange when I scale the pinning group

I have a problem. I'm kind of new to blender. I'm trying to simulate a curtain and everything works well except when I scale the pinning points in order to get the "waves". Could someone please help ...
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What should I do with the cloth of my character?

I've been reading and the best thing is to delete the body that is under the cloth for clipping and all that. My question is: what should I do when I delete it? Ctrl+J and that's it? Should I join ...
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Cloth blowing around by itself?

I'm trying to animate a scene of my character in bed but my cloth keeps blowing around for no reason. There is no wind force or anything that should be causing this. I can't just apply the cloth ...
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Clothes pass through the mesh

My clothe mesh pass through my character mesh in clothe simulation. How can I change that ? I precise that I can't hide the body inside because I want a clothe a little bit transparent to obtend more ...
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Pulling a net tight

I am trying to drape a net using the cloth physics, but then is there a good way to make it look like the four corners are pulled and "staked" in a certain place? My first thought was some kind of ...
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Repelling during collusion and selfcollusion

hey i wanna make an animated character and give her some cloths to wear, while she moves so i already tried it out, before finishing the char i managed to pin parts of the cloth to the body, so they ...
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Complex gloove animation

I got to create a glove simulation, which is kinda hard to explain, but i give it a try, when you look at the below picture imagine your standing on the front of it, and those hands point to you, and ...