Questions tagged [sculpt-mode]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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’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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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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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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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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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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Beveled model has a bad sculpt remesh

I need to sculpt model with beveled edges. But after sculpt remesh, it looks different. I have tried almost everything I know on it: applied all transforms, changed bevel settings and topology, ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Select Dyntopo field and check it as True

I would like to select the Dyntopo and place a check into the field, yet I can only find a toggle script bpy.ops.sculpt.dynamic_topology_toggle(). I'm not sure ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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