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Use this tags for questions about operations performed on objects when they are in sculpt-mode, rather than any of the other modes, such as edit, object and weight painting.

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Have to make a 3D for a project similar to the attached image. Any wildest idea of how to make that [closed]

Need some tips on how to make a 3d of somthing similar to the reference image attached, have to make a staircase for a project in this free form shape.
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Moving toolbar settings in sculpt mode for smaller window

Hey does anyone know hwo to move these settings to the left, so my smaller screen can access them?
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After using union join, I can't sculpt

Screenshot for clarity: I used union join to smoothen the way the different parts were joined (neck to head, head to muzzle, etc. etc.) and these squares appeared. I was following a YT tutorial and ...
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How to delete a part of a mesh of a multires object?

So I have imported a mesh with multires already on the mesh and I have deleted a part of the mesh in edit mode but the mesh still appears unchanged in object mode. This is the mesh in object mode. ...
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Why circle signifying brush in sculp mode isn’t round?

I can’t do round circle-shape touch in sculpt mode, my stretch brush draws stripes.
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Why Dyntopo with the Refine Method option on Subdivide Edges still Collapse edges in dense topology?

In Sculpt Mode, when using the Simplify tool with Dyntopo enabled, you have the choice between 3 Refine Methods : Subdivide Edges Collapse Edges Subdivide Collapse When I test it, Collapse Edges and ...
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Object gets smoother when moving into sculpt mode

I've got an object that gets smooth when I select it and head into the Sculpt mode (I mean the object on the left, the right one remains the same in all modes for reference): I must have messed some ...
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My Sculpt Tool Isn't Working

I've looked at many other different questions on this site as well as youtube videos and googled the problem, but either a solution doesn't work, or the step made 0 sense. I'm trying to make a model, ...
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Specific sculpting brushes causes asymmetrical results

Im having some issues sculpting. So far, I have noticed this issue occur in two different sculpting tools, one being "Smooth" and the other one being "Clay". Most other brushes do ...
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Preserving symmetry while sculpting

Whenever I try to edit a model in sculpt mode, the symmetry is messed up. The model is perfectly symmetrical before hand, but after sculpting (even when using the x-mirror), the symmetry is gone. Is ...
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Why Does Remesh Never Load On This Model?

When I try to use remesh on this model, it never loads. Blender doesn't crash, but for some reason my CPU and memory just go up to 100%, but the remesh never actually completes and my app just sits ...
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I want to print (3D) a blender object, that I edited in sculpt mode. All changes disappear exporting it to stl

I use blender 4.0 to design objects, I want to print. As the sculpt mode offers lots of very nice tools, I tried to use it. But when I exported the object (to stl), all changes I had done in sculpt ...
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Smooth joins are not as smooth as shown in the tutorial

Please note: I'm using Blender 2.78 in a Windows 7 - 32 bits - PC. I add 2 cubes and for then I follow these steps: Add a vertical loop cut at the middle of the cube. Delete vertices. Add "...
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sculpting Clay strip brush mirror issue

I have such strange problem when draw with clay strip brush a "circle shapes" (on the left) with mirror enabled. Not sure know if it was like this before, I just noticed this. How can I fix ...
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Disable global keyboard shortcut in Sculpt mode only

I currently have the 'Move' function(transform.translate) mapped to button 'D' in general (3D View > 3D View(Global) > Move) However, in Sculpt mode Only, I wish to disable the keymapping for 'D'...
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What happen to the lasso mask keybind ctrl shift lmb drag in 4.0

What happen to the lasso mask keybind ctrl shift lmb drag in 4.0 i can't use it anymore they changed a lot of stuff it seem even default keybind for brush as been changed
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Boolean NOT updating when in sculpt mode

I have an active difference boolean modifier on an object. When I go into the sculpt mode and sculpt on the cutter object, it doesn't update the boolean unless I switch back to object mode and then ...
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what is the proper way to remesh for sculpting props?

I'm working on a stylized lamp post. I have the low poly and now I want to start sculpting out the high poly. (Just to clarify im not sculpting characters) Usually I use a bevel modifier with subd to ...
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Brush in sculpt mode rotate

the brush began to spin according to the shape of the figure. How to solve this problem?
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tear problem in sculpt mode

I don't know why this issue is happening. there's a tear on the object's face Can you help me solve this problem?
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Can’t sculpt suddenly

I was happily sculpting away yesterday but when I opened blender today I couldn’t. It’s still a mesh, dyntopo is enabled, I’ve hit ctrl + A and applied rotation & scale. And still I can’t sculpt. ...
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I cannot sculpt grease pencil strokes or see the cursor(display cursor is on)

A new project works good. but this specific project was from 2.9x, and now i opened in 3.6 but i cannot sculpt the strokes any of it. Even if i make a new grease pencil object(in this version or 2.9 ...
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Inexplicable problems with sculpting "Draw" tool

all! I've been having a lot of trouble with the "draw" tool lately, which I use frequently to add texture to objects. I can't figure out what I have done wrong or how to fix it, and I wonder ...
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Paint tool not working (sculpt mode, blender 3.6)

I have recently stated learning blender and I am working on a character. I tried sculpting in sculpt mode and all tools have been working fine except paint. I'm not able to paint anything and I cant ...
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Can't move vertices in Edit or Sculpt Mode

When I am in Edit (or Sculpt Mode) and try to transform a selection (g,r or s) nothing happens. However, I can seen in the header that values are changing. None of my channels are locked.
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Sculpt Mode Breaks on Files

I've been having this problem for a while and I can not find a good solution and I can't find help. Basically, when I'm on a project for a good few hours this starts to happen in sculpt mode. It's ...
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How do I scale a section of the model proportionally within sculpt mode?

I'm new to Blender and one of the things I'm trying to do is to resize a section of the nose proportionally without affecting its shape. The scale tool appears most appropriate for this type of ...
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Hairs aren't appearing in sculpt mode 3.6

I just downloaded version 3.6 of Blender thinking it'd be easier to create hair with, but every time I enter sculpt mode and drag my mouse I don't see any hairs except for one on the cheek for some ...
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Sculpt mode grease pencil change to 2d tool

I was working in a 2D proyect, using 2D sculpt tool but then it changed to a 3D sculpt mode and i dont know how to get back the 2D sculpt mode i was using before.
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Blender 2.81 and Manuel Bastioni Lab : Mask in sculpt mode not visible

I have created a simple character in Mb-Lab without finalising the character yet. I wanted to make some adjustments in sculpt mode on the eyelids. Because the eyeball is always transforming together ...
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Adding points to existing hair curves?

is there a way to add vertices to the new hair curves after they've been created either in sculpt mode or with geo nodes? I know you can delete vertices, but I can't seem to figure out how to ...
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Assign the trim_lasso_gesture operator to a custom panel

I am currently working on an addon that should provide the user with different build in operators of Blender via a custom user interface. For this I need a panel, where the user can use the operator ...
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How to grab a uv sphere to make a sausage arm?

I am trying to reproduce a part of a video https://youtu.be/iYNdfef1Uog?t=3 to try to create a basic human shape (I'm just a beginner in sculpting i want just to make the basic human shape to begin). ...
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Sculpting Brushes Not Working as Intended

I'm trying to learn Blender in order to sculpt characters, but the brushes are not working as intended. I've tried following sculpting tutorials, but they're useless because all of the brushes are ...
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Weird Protruding Vertices while in Sculpt Mode

I'm doing an axe but when I get into sculpting, the vertex from the edge get crazy. I don't know if it's because of the original mesh or because I did something on sculp mode. No matters how many ...
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Is it possible to go back into sculpt mode after posing a model?

I made a simple "T" pose model out of cubes which I joined using the boolean modifier. I then added a simple armature to it and was able to pose the model. However, it now looks like "...
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Mesh Boundary Option Sculpting

I’ve never had luck getting the mesh boundary option to work as seen in these GIFs. Turning it on/off under advanced brush settings has no discernible effect, even when increasing propogation steps. I’...
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Blender texture paint without perspective-paint

In texture painting, the way the object is viewed on is determining how the color is applied. In sculpting mode, this is not the case, as the blue circle around the cursor automatically adjusts it on ...
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Ridge down middle of model when sculpting using a mirror modifier

I am attempting to create a simple human face as a practice, but I keep getting an odd line down the centre of the object. I am only using a mirror modifier on the object and haven't done anything to ...
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Smooth a mesh after knife/bisect tool

I am new to Blender. I got a model from Kaedim/MidJourney, it had a kink, and I wanted to remove it. I tried the knife and bisect tools and they both work. The knived face looks ugly and I want to ...
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I exceeded the default Undo limit, then went to Edit>Preferences and changed the limit. But I still can't use Ctrl+Z again. Help?

So, I wanted to create a body of hair for my character without having to do the usual process of adding another Ico Sphere (I'm trying to treat this sculpture as a traditional clay sculpture). I ...
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Problem using the "mask slice to new object" tool

I'm using Blender 3.1.2. I'm trying to separate the hands from the rest of the body: But when I press "mask slice to new object", this happens: Does anyone know why this is happening or ...
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Enable disable masks in Sculpt mode

How to disable the paint mask in sculpt mode without removing it (Alt + M). Because in some case i may need it later so i don't have to redraw it again.
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Cloth Brush making holes when using Multires

I was trying to use the Cloth Brush to add some detail to clothes, but it was creating holes instead. I tested in a new file and it seems to still be happening. The Cloth Brush works fine if I just ...
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How do I stop losing my object when coming out of orthographic to perspective view while in sculpt mode?

While looking at my model in lets say front view, I make the needed adjustments. Then when i need to then orbit the item the camera seems to always zoom way past the object, causing me to always have ...
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Sculpting: What happened to the auto masking options in the Options?

While watching this sculpting tutorial, I came across a problem at 5:46, which is that there are no automasking options under the options tab. Where were these options moved to?
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How can I replicate this image of a tied-up balloon?

I want to make a picture of the balloon tied with a string like in the picture. Is there any useful function for that? Should I reduce the scale of the dots that the string passes by and sculpture ...
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I don't have "Mask Slice to New Object" button in Sculpt Mode

I want to separate masked mesh part, I googled that there is suppose to be a button for this, but I don't have it. I'm using Blender 2.81. I tried to do "Mask Extract", but it works weird, ...
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Custom DELETE/TRIM brush in Sculpt Mode

Could someone figure out how to create a custom delete brush in Sculpt Mode? So when you click on geometry it erases the faces. For example, delete the faces inside the red rectangle. So then you can ...
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Brush automatically switch to clay after every click

I am having an issue in Sculpt mode where my brush is automatically switching (to clay) after every click. I have tried reinstall blender and restart my laptop, but it does not work. I also reset all ...
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