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questions about importing, exporting, or modifying files with the Scaleable Vector Graphics (SVG) file format

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Importing a simple SVG logo from Inkscape into Blender and converting to mesh turns messy: zigzag lines going across the surface [duplicate]

I wanted to convert this path to mesh to extrude it and make it 3D. The resulting mesh is a mess when i look at it in edit mode. Check my screenshots. How could i avoid all those zigzags across the ...
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How to export grease pencil to svg?

Is there a way to export a GreasePencil object to a .svg file? I am looking for a way to export it directly through Blender, hopefully without any third-party add-...
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Can I remove wrong verticals?

I imported my SVG file and solidified it, but some wrong faces were created. I tried to get rid of them in edit mode, but I couldn't do that. How can I do this?
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Can't bend svg image to a curve using simple deform

I imported a naruto cloud svg image and wanted it to curve around the bowl. I tried using the simple deform modifier to bend it however it doesnt work. Also despite selecting all the svg image to bend,...
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Beveling an extruded object

I've got this logo as svg vector file, extruded it to make it 3d and assigned a simple material. Now the edges should get beveled, but it doesn't work. Any tips?
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Particles - Aligning particles to an SVG

My friend asks me for help about aligning thousands of particles to an outline of an SVG. Tell me, what do I have to do? Progress: What he wants to achieve: How it would go: As my friend said: &...
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Why are the colors of the svg desaturated in Eevee?

I imported an svg (man illustration) and a png(lamp) from inkscape in blender. And then I rendered it. This is rendered using cycles This is rendered using Evee The colors in the cycles are accurate ...
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Why is there a color difference between cycles and Evee in grease pencil? [duplicate]

I imported an svg (man illustration) and a png(lamp) from inkscape in blender. And then I rendered it. This is rendered using cycles This is rendered using Evee The colors in the cycles are accurate ...
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Weird faces after i solidify

Hi, I imported a svg into blender and wanted the extude/solidify the image. However when I tried to solidify the white part shown in the image, theres a werid mesh or face. Do anyone know how to fix ...
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Mesh from .svg won't form correctly

So when I make a mesh it will not make enough vertices around the edge and I'm left with a fragmented face. It has done this on every single .svg file I have tried.
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BPY add keyframe to each curve after importing a sequence of .SVG files

here my first ever attempt to patch a simple python script for Blender 2.9 that could import a series of of svg files that conform an animation. I want to be able to enable and disable their ...
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Can the SVG export export edges?

I would like to export the visible edges of a shape into SVG lines. At the moment, I am only able to export lines that are made visible by lighting: But I would like to export all the edges (for ...
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Snapping multiple vertices from one mesh to the z axis of another mesh's vertices

I have a mesh that is mountenous terrain. I also have an svg dataset with the houses that belong on that terrain. But that second dataset has no height invormation. Now I got my mountainous terrain as ...
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How to import SVG files without putting them in a new collection?

I am able to bulk import hundreds of SVGs using a script with the command: bpy.ops.import_curve.svg(filepath = path_to_file) However, this results in multiple ...
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Freestyle SVG Export decimated landscape

Hello blender community, I'm trying to export a decimated "wireframe" of a landscape. Import is, that the single elements of the wireframe are rectangles, like you can see on this image: I'...
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extrude svg house plan

I am a beginner in using blender. I imported a svg file in blender. It is a house plan and I would like to extrude the different walls. I tried to take quick suggestions from different manuals but it ...
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Imported SVG does not fully show up in rendered view [duplicate]

I brought in an SVG logo and have had almost no problems so far. However, I've gotten to a bit in the logo which has 3 letters. The one in the middle does not fully show up in rendered view. I can go ...
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Artefacts in topology of imported SVG

I've exported design from Illustrator to Inkscape to turn it in SVG and then make a model in blender. I've traced bitmap in Inkscape and everything seemed fine but when I click edit mode in blender - ...
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Why Can't I Bevel This Object? [duplicate]

I've got this object which started as an SVG file. I've used solidify and bevel on the curve but it will not bevel no matter what I do. So I converted it into a mesh. I've converted tris to quads. ...
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Complex SVG file fails to import correctly into Blender

No curves get imported at all into Blender, and I'm totally mystified why. I have a CD of vector pattern library images that I'd like to use within Blender. These appear to be good vector images, i.e. ...
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Simplify freestyle svg

I am trying to export this part to an svg and would like to keep the exported paths as simple as possible: The result looks good at first However, when viewed in Inkscape the results I get are short ...
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Importing SVG files without losing transparency data

I've been using Blender to make things like these: stylized vector illustrations made with Inkscape or Illustrator, imported as layered transparent pngs into Blender. The effect is easier to ...
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Weird lines on SVG text

I am trying to import some text to place on a rectangle to make a 3d printable business card. I imported a SVG file of my text, converted it to mesh, joined it, then tried to extrude faces. When I ...
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Not all paths of SVG are being imported?

I have a text graphic that I have made in Illustrator that I want to import into blender to make it 3d. My problem is that the T in the text is not being imported into blender. I have expanded the ...
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Transforming SVG path duplicates so they are arranged as if they were a texture

I am developing software to apply SVG paths to the faces of polyhedra. This allows me to create paper polyhedra with holes in the faces of the shapes. You can see an early demo of the software with ...
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CSG Tree vs SVG

I am learning about 3d modeling and getting acquainted with all the different topics and had a question that I couldn't find an answer to. I want to export my 3D CAD Model but debating on the format. ...
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Wrong filling importing .svg

I'am trying to import a svg file in Blender, but the filling comes up all wrong. The file comes from a vectorized .jpeg, it looks all good in inkscape, but some parts change filling color once ...
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Rotate an SVG file with a correct front view around it's own top axis, so it becomes a cylinder

I can imagine this would be one of the simplest techniques there is in Blender, but I am a complete beginner to modeling. What I am trying to do is as follows: I made a shape in Adobe Illustrator, ...
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Unable to bevel an object from illustrator

I am playing with some object drawn in illustrator. Converted it to an object in blender, extruded and now I want to give it all over smooth edges, to turn it into a smooth 3d object, but have some ...
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Problem importing a SVG logo

I'd like to make a simple animation with an extruded logo. I've traced the vector logo and saved it into SVG format, then I imported it into Blender. Everything seems fine, beside the off-centered ...
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Problems with import_curves.svg() , cannot import SVG file through python code

The code for importing an svg from documentation is bpy.ops.import_curve.svg(filepath='', filter_glob='*.svg') The code I tried I ...
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How is the demo image for “Freestyle SVG Exporter” in the Blender manual made?

On the page for Freestyle SVG Exporter, there's a demo image with 2 monkey head with Freestyle stripes. How could those stripes be made?
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How do I recreate this extrude + bevel effect on a curve? (imported SVG)

I'm new to blender and I'm currently working on an album cover. I'm looking for a way to recreate this bevel effect (see picture below) on my imported SVG, where: The bottom of the extrusion (or the ...
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How do I use the Freestyle SVG Exporter to reproduce the examples in the documentation?

If I understand correctly from the severely short documentation page, the Freestyle SVG exporter can export a model to a SVG file using different styles: -a series of volumetric lines, as seen here: -...
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Why does my curve not fill correctly?

I have imported a .svg of a logo that's pretty complex. When extruding it looks quite good but I want more than the outlines to be filled. When switching to 2D and fill both sides it does not fill ...
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Why am I getting these spikes after Solidifed an SVG file? [duplicate]

So anytime I import an SVG and then apply the solidify tool, it will give me these weird spikes. How can I fix this? Here’s footage of what I mean: https://youtu.be/UqrxbEj0GOs
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no point, segment, face selection options in edit mode after svg import

I should preface this by admitting I'm a complete Blender noob. I have no problem creating basic objects and extruding faces in edit mode. However, as soon as I import an svg that I want to extrude ...
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How do I remove these cracks from my imported svg. file? I'm trying to extrude it

I'm new to Blender and I'm trying to import an SVG. artwork from Adobe Illustrator into Blender and then extrude it. (I'm using Blender 2.83.5 and Adobe illustrator 2020) I have followed the steps in ...
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.Svg files are not scaling into full color

I am using Blender to decal something that I'm working on, and the SVG files I am importing are not scaling, and not in full color. I am able to scale independent curves, but not the whole thing, and ...
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Why are there gaps in an imported .svg?

I've traced a bitmap of a political map in inkscape. I've even simplified the nodes of Russia and Canada to have less total nodes than e.g. Brazil. However, Russia and Canada can't seem to import ...
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Issue with intersecting two “extruded SVG files”

I have imported two SVG files and extruded them. Now I want to intersect these two objects, however, this boolean modifier doesn't seem to work. The problem seems to be when I import the SVG files, I ...
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Bending Logo to Cylinder [duplicate]

Okay I have been through these forums for days and I'm finally breaking to ask the question. I'm designing for 3D printing (so solid forms are extremely valuable). I have an SVG Logo (both in Curve ...
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Problem with imported SVG - cannot convert curves to mesh properly

I imported an SVG caption from CorelDRAW and all letters are fine and get converted nicely to mesh, except the first one - "S". When I convert it to mesh it disappears. Also, it's the only ...
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SVG import workflow

I created an svg and imported it into blender and it came out alright. I wanted to fix some issues where the paths were close but not touching, resulting in 'cracks' noticeable especially with ...
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Creating floors for an SVG floorplan converted to 3D and exported for use with Unity

My plan is to convert some floorplans into a map for a simple FPS game in Unity. The building I'm doing has three floors. My workflow is as follows; Import svg into Blender Convert to mesh Extrude ...
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How can I import svg file in 2D animation?

I know how to import a svg files, the problem is that after I imported a svg file in the 2D animation it doesn't show, there are just some orizontal black lines, just a few, and nothing happens. If I ...
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How can I programmatically insert a new grease pencil object (svg) at coordinates/rotation

I'm trying to create and place a series of sketches from a tablet to a blender file. I know where they should go in 3d-space. I am trying to construct a python script to input a file name and ...
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How to create a material of horizontal black and white lines [duplicate]

I am trying to reproduce it by my own but I can not understand how to switch off vertical edges in render options inside of freestyle svg exporter? Any thoughts? Many thanks in advance! https://docs....
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Why does cloth sewing not work correctly on this imported SVG?

I drew a body pattern for clothing simulation using Inkscape. Then I imported the pattern to Blender with .svg extension file. I filled the curve (when I import the pattern, it was curve type not mesh)...
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Solidifying SVG remains 2 dimensional

I am attempting to import a basic SVG enclosed path into Blender (2.8) and extrude it so that it becomes a solid. From other website resources, it seems that the best way to do that is to import the ...