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Sculpt Alpha brush/texture add and substract simultanously

Is there a way to use an alpha brush/texture where the dark carves into the mesh while the white extrudes at the same time. I could only figure out that you can set a brush to add or sub but in that ...
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Is there a “Clone Stencil” for Sculpting a Surface from a Target Area Onto a Destination Area?

As you can see in the screenshot there is a rough surface on the left side. My goal is to apply a similar surface to the right side, where the mesh is smooth. How can this be achieved? Is it possible ...
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Reverse armature deformation on vertex in python

I have a mesh with armature modifier (active+posed) and wish to do some modifications with vert coords (after armature deformations) saved in shape key on that mesh. But currently it seems not ...
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How do i multiply a a sculpt around its own axis?

I am extremely new to Blender and I'm trying to learn how to freehand sculpt using my tablet. I'm a 2D artist trying out 3D. I'm trying to make a single sculpt of a face and then rotate it around ...
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change dyntopo mesh color away from white WITHOUT matcaps?

WITHOUT changing the viewport shading or using matcaps (which darken the rest of the scene so colors do not match the current sculpt object's color), I need to change the dyntopo color of an object to ...
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duplicated stroke

when I stroke in sculpt mode it does a second identical one there's a second dot as well showing me where the identical line this second line/dot is always on the opposite side of the sculpture does ...
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Blender always crashes when I start working in sculpting mode

Blender always crashes when I start working in sculpting mode, it works good in other modes like object and edit mode but it crashes in sculpting mode, and my laptop does not have any issue related to ...
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Why is the sculpt tool snapping to my mesh's vertices?

I have a mesh. I am trying to sculpt it, but the tool keeps jumping around, snapping itself to the mesh's vertices. I don't have snapping on. Reset brush doesn't fix it. What causes this?
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Sculpt hard edges mouth

I've been trying to sculpt this mouth in sculpt mode but I can't get the surface to enter enough inside the head or make the more detailed sides... Is there any tip on how to 'maximize' the sculpt ...
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“Remesh”, friendly warning… Operation too long… ESC

I just threw myself into a horrible position. I am working on a model and accidentally set a value of 0.0001m voxel-size, instead of 0.01m for a voxel-size in a "Remesh". It would be nice to ...
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Blender 2.9 Brush import problem

This problem does not happen in blender 2.83 but comes up in 2.90. So I would append the brushes as shown with the fake users Checked. After that, I would be able to see it in the sculpt tab as shown ...
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Fixing bad topology during Sculpting

Sometimes when I am sculpting with Dyntopo, the mesh topology will become terrible and it becomes difficult to fix. I have found a few ways to fix it, such as using the inflate and simplify brushes to ...
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Problems during sculpting-weird shapes appearing

Recently I kept facing the same problem. It doesn't matter which brush I use, there are these weird shapes appearing. I to smooth it out but it just remains there. The above image, is where I ...
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How to sculpt mesh while enabling snap to surface?

In Zbrush, apparently there is a feature where user can sculpt with snap to surface enabled. Are there any same alternatives that I could try on blender? I want to use this technique to retopologize ...
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help :"( sculpt mode shows glitchy object and crash when gpu rendering (blender 2.8)

System Information laptop Operating system: Win. 10 Graphics card: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 CPU: intel core i9 Ram: 32 GB description of error: when I open blender a black screen with code in it ...
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missing files blender 2.82 Missing UVs, Textures, detected!

Missing UVs, Textures, detected! Missing UVs, Textures, detected! Missing UVs, Textures, detected! Missing UVs, Textures, detected! the message seems like this, can't use shapes and color pls help ...
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Does anyone know if blender 2.8 has a zbrush clip brush?

In ZBrush you are able to clip a mesh clean off instantly, no trimming that creates rough meshes everywhere. Is that possible in blender too?
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Sculpt Mode Blender 2.81 Object not visible

When I switch to sculpt work-space, no object is being shown, the screen is blank, only two circles are visible, I hope they are the radius and strength circles. But the object is not visible. Any ...
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Changes made in sculpt mode dont carry over to any other mode

I'm quite new to blender and have been stuck on this for a while, unable to find a fix myself or online and i have to assume im just being stupid or something. Basically i made a 3d model using ...
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Blender 2.8 - Sculpt mode hides all objects (Except the mesh being sculpted)

My map structure looks like this: ...
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Lag in Sculpt Mode

I struggle with lag while sculpting. I am beginner in blender. I created an anvil (from Blender Guru tutorial) it has over 883,200 faces. When I navigate, everything is fine. I only have lag when I ...
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my scrape brush is weird

When I use scrape brush on right side, that's okay. But let's go into next photo. This is result of the other side from mirror x axis. This is problem. I would expect to show me the same result. ...
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Alpha Brush Image Problems

So I have a huge problem with my alpha brushes that I made in photoshop. I'm working on a small personal project for my gf and for a piece of the model I want to put her name on it and a little symbol ...
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Mesh looks edgy in object mode and smooth in sculpt mode

I encounter a weird problem working with a mesh.While in object mode, the mesh looks edgy but when in sculpt mode the mesh looks smooth.The mesh has 2804 polygons. I also tried to apply a multi ...
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Texture Painting in Blender with Python script

I can Sculpt using Python but am having trouble getting Texture Painting to work. Here is a working example of Sculpting: ...
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Strange Sculpting Colors from Mesh

I am learning sculpting in Blender 2.9 and as I merged two meshes together to practice the remesh tool, it led to this strange, separate color. How do I get rid of this? Should I get rid of this? Is ...
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Scrape Brush is broken; facing downwards on every angle

Blender version 2.83 My Scrape brush is facing downwards on every angle of the sculpt model. All the other brushes are working fine. I've already applied scale rotation and location, tried ...
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Transform tool in sculpt mode deforms the object

I am trying to rotate an object around 3D cursor in sculpt mode but when I do this, the object is getting squished. Getting similar results while I scale the object as well. Any idea as to why this is ...
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Weird line in middle of face while sculpting

I'm trying to make a human face. but there seems to be a crease like-thing(I'm pretty new to blender) Like this: I'm using X mirror while sculpting and I think the problem is because of that. Is ...
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Changing Sculpting object color changes object color in Edit and Object Mode. Bug?

Changing Sculpting object color changes object color in Edit and Object Mode. Blender 2.92. Changing the object colour in sculpt mode (Viewport Shading/Lighting/Matcap) to another color in either ...
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Sculpt Brush Orientation weird, scaled on an axis

Dont know how to fix. Top of mesh works fine, its the sides.
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Clay strips tool is working just like draw tool rather then shown in the image

I am beginner in sculpting. I saw many YT tutorials using clay strip tools and for them it worked as sown in the image. when im using it on my PC it works more like a draw tool rather then clay strip ...
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Sculpting not symmetrical but X axis is activated?

As u can see my sculpt isn't symmetrical. I don't understand how that could happen because I always had the X axis activated. Is there something else I have to consider while sculpting so that doesn't ...
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How to modify mesh after sculpting with multiresolution modifier?

I've created a character and sculpted them to an extend I like them. I realize now, however, that I did not model the inside of the mouth. When I try and extrude from meshes, it screws up the ...
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How to create gizmo such as Radius/Strength F/SHIFT+F shortcuts from sculpt mode in python?

I was wondering how to imitate this blender feature with python, using F/SHIFT-F to change properties such as this below
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Brushes Icons grey after appending

I Appended GP Brushes and Sculpt Brushes. I checked Fake user for each one, then Saved start up file. Now, when I reopen Blender, the brushes are here bur there are no icon, only grey squares. ...
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how to fix my symmetry sculpt mode

I have an issue with my symmetry in sculpt mode. at the beginning everything was working well but Idk, maybe I did something wrong by joining meshes or what but I can't find how to fix my mirror ...
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Keep cursor on when sculpting

I'm new on sculpting so I have what I think is a basic question but I can't find an answer. When I sculpt the round cursor disappear, there is a way to keep always on? I found the option to disable ...
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I would like to define a different way of the brush size in the sculpt, is it possible?

you press F in sculpt mode, and it appears for you to make the size with the mouse, but I would like to increase and decrease using keys like + or -.... how would you do that?
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How do you combine a sculpt mesh with primitives for 3d printing?

I created a crystal mesh 130mm x 120mm x 250mm high for 3d printing using sculpt. Now I want to add a tube within it and add some scaffold primitives to the inside of the mesh joining the tube for ...
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Sculpt mode smooth doesn't work

I am trying to sculpt the edges of a mesh but smooth option is not working - I can see the brush but it's not changing anything in the mesh. All the other brushes are working. Suprisingly, when I ...
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I can't go into sculpt mode if i don't have the original cube

I made a model, and was gonna finish it off in sculpt mode, but for some reason, even if I select the thing before going to the sculpt tab, the sculpting options don't go on the left and I can't ...
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Object I was sculpting disappeared in Sculpt mode, how do I get it back?

-I was sculpting a head in Sculpt mode on Blender 2.90 -When I attempted to zoom (ctrl +) I may have pressed the wrong button and the whole object disappeared -I tried to pull up another object in ...
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How to make my sculpting smooth?

I just started blender yesterday and begin sculpting a face. I used dyntopo to add more poly to the mesh, but why is it still pointy? How to smooth it even more? I tried the smooth brush and ...
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What is the equivalent workflow for the ZBrush Morph brush in Blender 2.9+ sculpting

An important part of the workflow in my project is to be able to use the Morph brush in ZBrush to achieve an eraser like effect. I can swap between two different shapes of the sculpt ( often "...
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Why can't I scale or rotate masked parts of my object in sculpt mode?

I'm trying to scale / rotate a masked part of my mesh in sculpt mode, but it does not work. Moving the part is not a problem. I tried to remesh the object and to turn dyntopo on / off. It is not ...
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How to sculpt a continuous brush stroke with python?

I'm trying to deform a mesh using python. My application is to randomly deform thousands of shapes, so I need to use a python script. With the GUI, I really like the ability to hold left-click while ...
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Python scipt: sculpt brush stroke being distorted based on current 3D view

I am trying to write a python script that will programmatically sculpt a shape. When I use the bpy.ops.sculpt.brush_stroke command, I get different results ...
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sculpting with radial symmetry problem!

I'm trying to sculpt this shape using radial symmetry with a value of 4 on z axis while activating the mirror on x axis but I'm getting this distortion!. what I'm missing in the brush setup?
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Dyntopo Resolution Seems Off

So, I'm new to sculpting, and I was following Grant Abbitt's tutorial here: https://youtu.be/lKY2FIy60nc?t=119 His resolution at 20 seems pretty smooth. But, when I try to use that same resolution, ...