Questions tagged [sculpt-mode]

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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Blender zooming in when orbiting in sculpt mode

When I’m in modeling mode and orbit, the object usually stays in the center. However, when I go into sculpt mode and do the same, the object shifts around while orbiting. Additionally, every time i ...
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how to get better surface quality with sculpting?

im currently working on these type of models as shown below , and i have no time to worry about topology so i have to choose sculpting over true topology , but the problem is the voxelremesh is hungry ...
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Alt H Brings Object Into View - Weight Paint Makes It Disappear

I've Made A Thread On Reddit Too.... Video In Thread.... It Seems Like I Used To Need A Script To Fix This Issue.... Link To File: Is My Object Merely Off Screen....?? Alt H Bringing It Into View.... ...
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Extracted mesh looks deformed from character model

I imported a character model from character creator 4 so I can create some clothing. I use the lasso mask tool on the torso, click 'extract mesh' with the default settings, and this is what I get... ...
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Can I import an STL file and sculpt organic shapes on it like I can the circle when in sculpt mode in Blender?

I would like to be able to import already created sculptures into Blender (stl file) and be able to sculpt things such as musculature and hair patterns on them, however when I import the stl file, ...
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What technique do I use to sculpt a viper snake heat sensing holes?

Hello and sorry in advance if the question is too generic. I'm very new to blender, and struggle to finish one of my very first project. I'm trying to sculpt a blue viper snake head (to be precise the ...
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In Sculpt mode, trying to drag model with Drag brush. It affects second edge but first one is frozen

As you can see edges of the plane are frozen and the Grab brush doesn't affect it. What should I do?
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Use sculpt mode mask to edit mode

I'm trying to extract selection from sculpt mode as it's faster for heavy geometry (photogrammetry mesh) and easier to visualize selection. But slice to new object always try to fill holes. Are there ...
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Lost my Sculpting Curve stroke hotkey. Need help to restore

I've been changing my Blender Keymaps for a while, so I've been frequently rewriting many hotkeys. Yet now I found out that I've lost one important hotkey: in Sculpting mode while using the Curve ...
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Blender 3.3.0 Exit sculpting mode issue

I've seen some mentionings of this issue in 4 y.o. posts. But too many years have passed so perhaps it is not a bug and there is some solution... I've made some changes to my object in sculpting mode ...
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Different color in sculpt mode - Is this a different material?

Why is this body showing two colors only in sculpting mode? and isn't in the layout mode. And how to join them? (I already join those two objects in layout mode)
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Is sphere projection available for clay sculpting as of version 3.3.0?

I just got accustomed to the new Hair Curve object. It's absolutely fantastic for a number of reasons, not least among them being the ability to work with sphere projections instead of linear ...
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How can I prevent the "Symmetrize" function in Sculpt Mode from causing vertices close to one another to clip/mash together?

I'm very new to Sculpting, I've been learning Blender for a little while now. I'm sculpting out the base mesh for a character for the first time, and when I'm working on features near the symmetric ...
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Sculpture brush animation shape key alternative?

I'm a beginner at Blender, and would be incredibly thankful for some advice: I have created an alpha texture sculpt brush from an image. It works fine and looks great on the plane where I used it, but ...
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Why is there an some sort of seam on my model

All related Photo link cuz I can't seem to post in here Photo link It's normal when I make it, but when I sculpt there's this yellow marking here and when I subdivide, it looks like there's overlap ...
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X axis mirror in sculpt mode not being symmetrical

I'm in sculpt mode and when I turn on the mirror for the x axis it is not symmetrical as you can see in the image below. Is there a way to fix this?
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Sculpting Without Overlapping Effect When Lifting Pen

this is my first question here, sorry if this is a really basic question, but I can't find an answer to it anywhere. I'm trying to sculpt very smooth lines all the way around a 3d shape. Basically, my ...
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Both sides are sticking after symmetrize

I created a sphere and then split it in two to have just one part, so I started sculpting a character's buttocks and used 15mm on a Remesh... Now I want to put even more resolution with Remesh and I ...
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New blender 3.2 sculpt paint does not work

iam testing the new blender 3.2 and somehow, the sculpt paint does nothing at all. On all the videos I watched, they just subdivide for enough resolution and go to the sculpting mode, select paint and ...
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How to create simple sticky lips

I want to create cartoonish lips for my character. I used several methods but still can't figure it out, is there any way to create sticky lips like this from scratch or sculpting. here is an image ...
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How to use sculpting tools from a 90 degree angle?

Given the sphere pictured here, I switch into Sculpt Mode and use the Grab Tool. I want to grab at the exact maximum of the the right side of the sphere. If I were able to do this, the yellow circle ...
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I cant select vertex on this work or this is mask on scupting or something?

Hi i'm a newbie for blender and when im done on sculpting mode and back in edit mode i can't select vertex like my ref and when i check in sculpting mode this erea is blue, this is mask or something? ...
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How to keep Measure Tool proportions visible while sculpting?

How to keep Measure Tool proportions visible while sculpting? Problem: After outlining the proportions for my mesh with the Measure Tool in Edit Mode, I am stuck on how to keep the measurement lines ...
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why is my options overlapping with my tools

I've noticed that all of my tools have been overlapping with my options and i am unsure ho to move them to the right as there is more space on the right. if anyone can help that would be swell
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Can I do sculpting after i baked it

I did bake my sculpture after coloring and texturing and then I found out that there is something on my sculpture and I need to fix it with sculpting tools. Is it somehow possible to do it? Or I have ...
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How to select Face Set or Mask in Edit Mode?

We can create Face Sets from edit mode's selection. But what I'd like to do is the opposite: I already have Face Sets in sculpt mode, and I'd like to select them in edit mode. Is it possible?
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How do I make my sculpture pop up when I change it to object mode?

I've been recently using Blender and I'm new to the program. I've been following a tutorial on sculpting. I create and object and I'm try to change to object mode. However, when I do It reverts my ...
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How to use sculpt mode tools in edit mode

i have few experience with blender and i downloaded one 3d model from internet and i want sculpt the character just to create an wallpaper to my personal computer. I really like to use sculpt mode to ...
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When I texture paint, why doesn't it show on Sculpt Mode? And when I do sculpt, why does it make the texture paint black in some parts?

I followed a tutorial on how to use texture paint. However, when I go into sculpt mode, it disappears: Furthermore, when I do try and sculpt, with Dyntypo enabled, the texture paint has black in some ...
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Smooth brush problem causes distortion in mesh

Noobie here. Third day without a solution. There is a problem occurring when using the smooth brush in sculpt mode which creates horizontal bumps instead of smoothing. The brush doesn't follow the ...
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Is there a way to remesh only a face set?

Really quick and dirty post. I frequently find myself separating loose mesh from an object just to remesh it for the sake of keeping things smooth. Rather than separating the loose mesh from the ...
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Sculpt Union in 2.8 (and later versions) [solved]

I am following a blender sculpting tutorial that uses 2.79. So far I've been able to follow along but when it came time to unionize separate objects I couldn't find the union button. Where is this ...
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Normal map is looking weird and showing bumps that are not sculpted in sculpt mode

I don't know if anyone can notice at the middle of the normal map, there are strange pumps that I had not sculpted, but clearly showing here, even when I apply my normal map to the low poly mesh, it ...
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Selecting strokes in Sculpt mode on a Grease Pencil Object

Is it possible to select a stroke while in Sculpt mode? I'd like to use Selection Masks to limit tool influence to only selected strokes. I know I can do this in Edit mode, but I wondered if there is ...
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Sculpture turning black. (most likely beginner problem)

I recently starting using blender and I have been encountering several problems. i usually find the solutions on the Internet, but this time I havent found anything that helped me. After working for ...
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Is there a way to make sculpting amount not falloff when holding down the mouse?

I'm new to blender sculpting, and I was wondering if there was a way to make the sculpting amount consistent when holding down the mouse. Unfortunately, I couldn't find any information on this. To ...
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My sculpting is not working

I don't know why but my sculpting does not work, I have tried other files and it works fine there. I have tried other objects in the same file and it works just fine, but this bear just doesn't work. ...
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Precisely moving, rotating and scaling the mesh in the Sculpt mode do not work properly. Is this a Bug?

Here is the default cube with some loop cuts: Now, in the Sculpt mode, let's mask the upper half of the cube, and then use the scale brush to increase the scale of the lower half in the X and Z ...
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Objects are Flattening After Saving

I've been sculpting a hand, and after I save it, it is flattened and rescaled when I open it again. This just started in the last few days. I've been playing with it for about a month with no ...
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Where is the accumulate option in Brush Setting in sculpt mode?

Does anybody know where the Accumulate option is for the Grab Brush? It is supposed to be in the Brush dropdown menu under use original but it isn't there on mine.
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Cant sculpt parts of mesh

I am not able to sculpt properly in the middle of my mesh. Around it I use Dyntopo of 50 and it works fine but as soon as I get to the middle it does almost no changes whatsoever. I cant figure out ...
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Sculpt Mask Not Working`

I'm using Blender 2.93.3. Trying to create a mask while using the sculpting tools. No method of applying a mask produces a visible result, and masking is not taking place. I've tried all suggestions ...