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Questions tagged [sculpting]

Questions pertaining to Blender's built in sculpting tools and or plugins.

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Error in sculpting, maybe corrupt file

Recently I was attempting to sculpt from a tutorial on youtube and I encountered and error where the brush stopped working consistently and I got a line following the cursor instead. I'm curious if ...
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How to Sculpt Toothpaste or Paint Coming Out of Tube?

I need to create blobs of paint on a palette that look like they've been squeezed out of a tube. Here's an example: Any suggestions on how to model those blobs of paint?
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How can i view white wire in sculpt mode?

I'm beginner in English and blender3d. When i study sculpting of blender in youtube, there are white wires only in front-face of object in streamer's viewport like below picture. But when i select ...
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Dynamic Topology Very Slow

I've been following this tutorial, and at about 22:45 he uses the grab brush to create the neck of our character. At this point, using the grab brush brings Blender to an absolute crawl: it takes a ...
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(Noob question )How to make 2d model to 3d with only side view [duplicate]

I've made a flat model from a side-view image of a creature. At this point I am not sure how to make it 3d. I can extrude it and use a sculpt brush to make it rounder. But it still is a object that ...
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Right Mouse Button Constantly Lags Blender during High Vertex Count Session in Sculpt Mode

I encounter this problem a lot when I accidentally right click my sculpture. I'm wondering if there any feasible solutions to this problem because its really irritating to deal with.
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How can I bool the limbs so I can pose them later without stretching?

I want to connect the legs to my creature, but I want to bool just the upper joint, not the rest of the muscle, or else it would be stretched when i pose it. So, I would like to just bool the marked ...
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Issues with combining meshes

So I have been joining meshes and for some reason when I join a mesh and a hand mesh. The hand mesh gets all messes up as you can see in the second picture. But when I combined other meshes together ...
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Combining meshes issues with armature!

So I was combining a two meshes into one and for some reason when I combine certain meshes with armature it messes up the mesh completely. As you can see from the picture I pressed Ctrl + J like you ...
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Scaling Near Root Vertex in Skin Modifier (Ctrl+A) Not Working

I'm trying to follow this tutorial to create a character with the skin modifier. This is what it looks like so far (the encircled vertex has been marked as root) Now when I try to scale the hips ...
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Joining meshes issue

When I combine two meshes one of the meshes changes shape for some reason. Not sure if It has to do with bones or not but Id like to fix this. Can someone explain how to fix this issue.
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Hole pattern in model when moving in sculpt mode

this is not the first time this is occuring to me and I wonder if it might lead to problems further down the road. I created a metaball as I mostly do when starting to sculpt and as soon as I am ...
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To access a sculpting tool via python

I'm trying to blender addon for VR. For that I need to access scripts of sculpting brushes. How can I do that. I know the fact that these tools are incorporated with the core of Blender which is ...
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Sculpt deformation fix

I am at my very first sculpting attemppt and having some deformations, as to be seen in the picture. If anyone can explain how this comes up, how to get rid of it and how to avoid it in the first ...
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Not able to sculpt details

I recently started blender and I made the basic shape of my model in edit mode and I want to start sculpting. I'm trying to sculpt details like folds in the skin, but I'm not able to add really small ...
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Sculpting a head

So I'm sculpting a head and i just got done with making the front and side view and now i need to fill in the areas and make them the actual shape of a head. What is the best way to go about this task?...
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Why is my brush texture so low res?

I've tried making my own texture in photoshop to use on my model and I've noticed that it isn't working as it's supposed to. It's really pixelated even when using multires. I tried downloading some ...
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where i get alpha brushes for texture paint and sculpting for free?

i have google this,but unfortunately there are a a lot of good ones but paid and some are packs for zbrush, some are images or files in zbrush format, so where can i get a lot of brushes with enough ...
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Add Object and get back to Sculpting Mode?

I am new to blender but have tried out another 3d sculpting program in the past (but only for a short time). When i start Blender 2.8 i click on "sculpting" and then i get a ball and can start ...
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PSD brushes “couldn't load image”

I'm having issues trying to work with sculpt brushes: when trying to load the PSD Image as a texture for the new brush I recieve a "Can't load image" message. After doing this if I go back to the ...
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Slow sculpting on high density meshes

iv'e seen people sculpt meshes around 5 mil verts with no lag whatsoever, but everytime i come close to like 1m and above the lag starts to be noticeable and soon any sculpting becomes unusable. Im ...
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How to polish curving edges?

I have 2 questions please: 1. Just wondering how to polish these edges and make it look clean? And make it look more like hard edges. 2. I'm not satisfied with how the curve looks. I'm using snake ...
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How to access Pie Menus with a stylus pen?

I am planning to get a laptop-tablet hybrid (Surface Book 2), so I can sketch & sculpt on the go. But when in tablet mode, The keyboard will not be accessible and I don't know how I'll be able to ...
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How to pose cloth

As seen on the picture the cloth is folded twice with one corner hanging behind it or being "pinned" to the backrest of the chair. What I have tried is to use two armatures: One to create the fold on ...
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How to Grease Cut

I tried to cut off the SPHERE using the sculpt tool add-on, but it looks like an image. I want to cut the sphere to two at the point where I drew a line Because I can not do it, I am in trouble ...
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Modelling and Sculpting

I have an image of a packet and I want to model it with exact same wrinkles at exact same place.Sculpting manually takes a lot of time.Is there any other way? Attaching the image below
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How to attach parts of one model to another

i have a 3d model, i want to swap it's feet and head with another 3d model. i imported both models, selected the parts, moved them to the desired position, pressed control + j to merge them. but now ...
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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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What's the intended way to add a bunch more “clay” to part of a sculpt?

I'm new to sculpting, but I sculpted a head last night. Now I want to add a body to it. I've tried a bunch of the tools, but none of them seem able to take the bottom of the neck and pull it a long ...
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How do I get this mesh ready for sculpting?

I've just picked up Blender recently and after learning all of the basics, I attempted to make a base mesh for sculpting a Great Maccao (a raptor-like creature from a video game). I've gotten thus far ...
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Blender 2.8 Crashed and cannot reopen the project anymore [closed]

Was simply sculpting, hid the object to start building an eye. Crashed when I showed the object back. When I tried to reopen the files, blender hangs then crashes. When I try to reopen the file, ...
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Sculpting and custom axis?

i'm using sculpt-mode for terrain meshes. I can lock x and y axis in order to only change the z-pos of the vertices when sculpting. What I'd like to do is (bit hard to explain): use a 'rotated'(?) ...
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my scrape brush is weird

this problem makes me so mad... when i use scrape brush at this right side, that's okay. but let's go into next photo. this is result of the other side from mirror x axis. yeah this is problem. ...
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Sculpting Low Poly Brush Too Strong

I have decided to expand my knowledge and start learning Blender. I am following this tutorial since i want to start with low poly art style. I think am following all the steps but the thing is that ...
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2.8 sculpt sphere creates stars?

I'm using the grab tool in sculpt mode on a sphere in the latest 2.8 build. I'm trying to stretch out the top but for some reason it automatically stretches out in 5 directions, creating a star shape. ...
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Sculpt not applying to object [duplicate]

I'm not sure if this a bug or if some checkbox isn't checked that should be checked. I first made the basic shape of my model with Metaballs, turned them into a mesh and applied scale. Then I started ...
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How to random cloud texture brush?

I'd like to have a random cloud pattern. As you can see, the "clouds" now have a linear direction. I could simulate randomness by stroking in circles (not the render type), but it still looks ...
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Object lose Sculpting detail

when I switch from sculpt modus in the Object modus my mesh lose some important details
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Importing new brushes into existing .blend file

Can I import new brushes into an existing blender 2.8 file? I'm able to open a new file and have the brushes show up, but not in an older model. Thanks, MC
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how i disable this in dyntopo sculpting?

i did a test showing you this as you can see, the polygons in the plane get more deep when i scroll in or out,i do not want that the brush detail increase or decrease when i scroll in or scroll out to ...
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Weird/Deforming Areas While Sculpting

As I am sculpting, parts of the mesh will start to get these weird lines (or just overall deformations as if they dont react to brushes) and wont sculpt properly; they get glitchy and then darken and ...
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Saving brushes into the pallete in 2.8

just wondering how to import brushes into 2.8 and have them be there when I open a new file. I downloaded a .blend file with some cool brushes that are in the file and are categorized with the ...
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How would i go about retopology for this object?

I am a blender newbie and have modeled and sculpted this tombstone with a cool symbol and some cracks on it but somewhere along the line it made the whole mesh made of tris... I'm assuming that ...
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how to go back to a previous grease pencil frame?

so when using grease pencil it gives the option to add a frame, however once a Frame has been added how do I go back to the previous frame? EG; on frame 1 I drew some vertical lines, then selected new ...
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Sculpting by “One click” instead of moving slightly the mouse? (Custom Brushes)

I have a basic problem which I can't find it, it's a custom brush created by other person. The problem is, I can't sculpt with this brush by clicking but I have to move the mouse to sculpt. How do I ...
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For what its used dyntopo and why this artist did two sculptings (dyntopo and multiresolution sculpting)?

i want to know why this incredible artist used two ways to sculpt and what its the diference of them https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nc3cRVG3me4 that i know multiresolution its needed for sculpting, i ...
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Trouble combining multiple objects in the same mesh

just having a little trouble combining the 4 bodies in the attached image so I can continue to sculpt. They show up as being a part of the same mesh, but will not blend together in sculpt mode. Thanks ...
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Grab tool not working

All my sculpting tools are working but not the grab tool. I dont see the circle of the tool.Meaming i cant grabamd pull or push with the vrab tol somce i cant see the circle. I will appreciate if ...
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Best strategy for rigging and modelling tongue in face

We are working on a cute monster with a big tongue: We want the tongue to have a different material and texture than the rest of the body. We also want to rig the tongue so it elastically stretch ...
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Should I turn off Dynamic Topology if I have a huge number of verts?

So, I'm making quite a big mesh and at some point I've reached 1.5-2 million verts. This, obviously, slowed down Blender and it's near impossible to work. Is it ok if I turn off Dyntopo? If so, how do ...