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Blender 2.8 sculpt mode shows triangulated faces

As the title says, when I switch to sculpt mode in Blender 2.8, the mesh I'm working on displays the faces as if they were triangulated. I'm sure I'm just missing a checkbox that's buried somewhere, ...
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How to achieve this kind of custom brush in Blender?

I am trying to create a brush that allows for seamless alpha textures that can be drawn curved. The result should be similar to what is found in this video. This is what I am currently getting. Does ...
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Where the Dyntopo button is located in Blender 2.8?

I would like to know where the Dyntopo (dynamic topology) button for sculpt mode is located in Blender 2.8.
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How does scultping fit into the workflow? [closed]

So i am familiar with modeling, and I know that you want to try and maintain quads, especially when planning on animating/rigging ect. I know that sculpting results in a lot of tris, which is bad for ...
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How to fix and reshape messed up shapes in sculpt mode

i’m trying to get more into sculpting. While doing so, i’m sculpting a fetus model. During that, i lost my attention to the hands. Now that i am in Dyntopo mode already, i need to fix the hands: ...
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Sculpt Mode – Turn off zoom on Option/Alt pen click?

I'm using a tablet, when I option (alt) click with the pen tip to rotate. It zooms way into my model. Is there a setting for this? Thanks for any help. Cheers!
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Problem using Multires sculpting!

I am trying to Sculpt a character using multires and i tried to shape general forms in lower Sub and move on to higher subdivisions step by step but after forming the basic shape that I wanted ...
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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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Sculpt brushes not functioning properly

I'm a total newb to Blender, so I don't know if this is a simple problem, but I'm following a tutorial and am currently learning how to use the sculpt tools. However, while the tutorial is showing ...
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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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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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Sculpt mask is not visible when applied [closed]

I have used sculpt mode in Blender for years and never had this happen before: when using the mask brush, the mask is not visible. The brush is supposed to mark the area that is masked with a dark ...
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Blender Sculpt Mask bush is not showing the masked area

In my Blender sculpt mode the masked area is not showing up (expected it to show up in black). I don't have any modifier at all (screenshot attached). Can anyone suggest me anything please?
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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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How to create a perfect depth hole?

I want to create a perfect depth hole. I tried using boolean and bevel after, but doesn't work... Here is my reference image:
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Sculpting with both Z and X axis symmetry?

Pretty simple question, i would really like to sculpt some pillars that are symmetrical on both the x and z axis, is there any way at all to enable this in blender? or is there a way to make a model ...
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Use pen to drag slider bar

is there a set up where I can use my pen to drag a slider such as brush radius? When I click on the slider I have to enter values and I would prefer to use the pen to slide the value. I know I can ...
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How i can get so smooth sculpt

im watching YanSculpts on youtube and i can't see poligons in his Sculpt and i want my sculpt to look like his. Is it different matcap or sth else?
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Blender - solve this shading difference?

Ok, I currently have a shading difference due to some bad topology and overlapping faces: I don't want to change the topology if not necessary as I've already textured the mesh, but I need to know ...
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how can I mirror on sculpt mode?

i try to do an animal tail, and whatever i do on one side doesn't go to the other side as well. how can i fix this?
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Baking Normals produces grid mesh on result

I have searched around and cannot seem to find any relative info on this issue. Only one forum post that claimed you need to subdivide the low poly mesh more in order to get rid of the mesh grid baked....
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Smooth brush causing bumps in sculpt

I’ve been working with this issue. Seems to be coming up on more part of the sculpt. I’m not sure why. When using the smooth brush I get all these bumps coming up. See the video below: I have ...
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Shrinkwrap Modifier Doesn't Conform After Having Geometry Follow Profile

I'm trying to retopologize a flower stem that I sculpted. I am applying a shrinkwrap modifier to a circle where I close follow the geometry and then as I understand it, the shrinkwrap modifier should ...
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Lost Sculpt Mode

I'm a newbie...I was working just fine till I added new windows. But now I cannot change to sculpt mode. Clicking the menu at the bottom only reveals "Object Mode" but nothing else.
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Scuplting in z direction only

I'm following along with a blender guru tut in sculpt mode and as I use the sculpt tool it only seems to work in the z direction. When i sculpt on a horizontal face it works, but when I try on a ...
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Is drawing important if you want to be a digital sculptor with blender? [on hold]

So I've been working on a story for about a decade right now and I feel that the perfect way to bring it too life would be in 3d through sculpting and eventually animation. But I have been afraid to ...
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Can Blender in sculpt mode apply a stroke 360° around an axis?

Can Blender somehow make a ring around the sculpt in the axis i want when i tap a brush on it?
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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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Recreate material from blender sculpt mode with nodes? [duplicate]

When you are sculpting in blender sculpt mode you can switch between a number of different materials. one of them is a red clay like material, i would like to recreate this specific material using ...
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Hole pattern appears when in sculpt mode

I was following along making the Blender Guru Donut® when I found that when I switch to sculpting mode a pattern of holes appear on my icing. I thought it couldnt hurt, maybe it was just for reference ...
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Lazy way to make variations on complex sculpt?

this might be a stupid question but since I have only a few months of experience in 3d art I'd thought it's better to ask. I'm making a complex sculpt of an african elephant, it's got a lot of detail ...
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Why are there fewer objects when I use “dyntopo” to sculpt small objects?

I don't press CTRL. The little object gradually disappeared.
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blender 2.8 sculpt mode display

enter image description hereHope someone can help. When in blender 2.8 sculpt mode the color of my object changes. Look like mocap from 2.79, except I have'nt enabled the mocap in preferences. Also ...
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Dyntopo adding vertices outside of brush range

I've been making the outline for a model for a while now and just started sculpting and whenever I use any brush, it just starts adding topology way outside of the brush range as well as adding more ...
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Why won't my sculpture show up when I go into Object mode? 2.8

So I have an alien project that I'm working on. So far I've been just working in sculpting mode, but when I went to see what it looked liked in object mode it just went back to the original state of a ...
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How to add tiny details on sculpt mode (scratches and wrincles) correctly?

How to add tiny details on sculpt mode (scratches and wrincles) correctly? Hi! help me please to understand how can I add tiny details (scratches and wrincles) correctly on high poly mesh in sculpt ...
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Sculptors Toolbox - Ultimate Brushes in Blender 2.8

I got Sculptors toolbox a while ago and I can't get it to work in Blender 2.8. Nothing happens when I import it like in the instructions. Is the installation different in 2.79 and 2.8? Anyone with ...
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Sculpt looks pixilated

This is a leaf to a Chinese money plant that I've been working on. I went into sculpt mode to add the veins. But, when I try to sculpt any detail, it comes out looking a bit... Chunky. Like it's ...
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sculpt lag problem

After a while i model my mesh, increasing vertices and the faces, my pc starts to lag a lot and i would like to know if anyone knows a method to prevent this problem (that is not buying another pc lol)...
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Change objects in sculpt mode?

In zbrush I can select other objects in my scene by alt clicking the object or selecting the object in its layer section. From what I've tried with sculpting in 2.8, If I want something similar I have ...
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How can I prevent sculpt deformation?

This is my first sculpt and I want to ask 2 question, how i can prevent the formation of these deformations? Is there an option to set for fix that problem? https://imgur.com/j2efIah
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My scuplting tools are replaced with default layout tools

I tried restarting, refreshing UI by loading in interface from previous file.
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Blender 2.79b Sculpting error and / or bug (?)

This is the surface of the object I'm trying to sculpt, to which I applied a 3x Subdivision Surface modifier. [ This is a wire frame overlay to show the face and edge positioning. Here I'm ...
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Smoothing in sculpt mode but not by Smooth tool

Can anybody tell me how the guy from the video is smoothing out the nose in his sculpture? https://youtu.be/TLb_CCoWn5o?t=261 I know that he is using one of those: Draw, Clay, Clay Strips or Layer, ...
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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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Sculpting Snake hook style without removing the actual shape

I think this is a complicated question. Ill try my best to explain it. So I want to sculpt something with F Snake Hook. Currently im watching a tutorial on how to sculpt, sadly he doesnt explain it ...
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An easy way to learn topology? [duplicate]

I'm curious if you have an idea of an easy way to learn the topology. I want to learn to create characters. Thanks for help.
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After Retopology, should I apply the modifiers to have a good “Normal Map Bake”?

I'm new to the baking of a Normal Map from a High Poly (Sculpt) for a Low Poly (Retopology), so I might have some questions. From the Image above, as you can see, it's fully retopologized (WITHOUT ...
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Graphical Glitches

I'm using blender 2.79. As far as I can recall, this didn't happen while I used 2.78. I've been getting intermittent graphical glitches in solid view in both sculpt and edit mode, usually when ...