Questions tagged [sculpt-mode]

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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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Are there any key binds to scroll between brushes?

I'm currently setting up a a sculpting preset for my TourBox and Blender, and while I understand the brushes have individual hotkeys I'm moreso looking for a "Next/Previous Brush" button so ...
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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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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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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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Sculptmode paint with image texture has no color and is black and white

Using an image texture under brush settings in sculpt mode makes the texture loose its color information. Using the same settings in vertex paint mode works as expected (ignore the yellow tint): (I ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Remesh option is not showing in blender 2.8

i am using blender 2.8. I am a newbie when I try remesh object in scuplt mode the remesh option is not present.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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