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Questions tagged [texture-painting]

Questions about Blenders Texture Painting. Texture painting is a tool used to paint textures on to an object in real time. (both in the 3D view, and the UV Image Editor)

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Blender 2.8 Texture Paint Nodes - supported in Unity?

I know node-based mats are not supported in unity. However, texture painted mats are supported in unity. Now, 2.8 blurs the lines because it allows node-based mats to be created in texture ...
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Change Base Color of Paint Slot, or Delete Paint Slot

When you first decide to texture paint an object, you are given the option of adding a paint slot. You then can choose the base color to start out with. But what if you later decide that you want ...
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How to reduce seams when texture painting

It is very annoying when you are trying to texture paint an object and you get this: It appears that it is like a seam resulting from bad UV unwraping. What can I do to help prevent this? I am not ...
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Animating blood dripping down surface of mesh

Can anybody please point me in some kind of direction for animating blood/tears/whatever dripping down the surface of a mesh? Maybe particularly the "correct" method a studio would actually use? I've ...
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how to separate uv maps

I started with one mesh and then separated it later on. When I now try to paint on one, I paint on both. How can i separate the uv maps or do something else to prevent that? thank you for all the ...
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UV Unwrap - Object - Select Faces ONLY - and Paint UV

I have two part problem. First: I have a circle object, you can see the UV in black. I selected the middle faces as you can see. I UV unwrapped on the selection. I am paining those faces(selection), ...
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Object and texture transparency separately [duplicate]

Is it possible to make an object transparent but not the texture on it? Like if I want to make a glass with a sticker on it. Thanks!
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trouble exporting textures from blender to UE4 [duplicate]

Im new to unreal engine, im using the software to put together an interactive scene in which i can just walk around and admire models that ive made. Im having trouble exporting textures from blender ...
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OpenGL texture painting

Does Blender 2.8 use OpenGL to store and project brush alphas like most modern software architectures do? Because I'm experiencing major brush stroke lag on low poly meshes with 4k textures.
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Texture doesn't reach all surfaces

This is a texture that am trying to color with but it doesn't looks like it reaches out all places. There are places that I can't color with. Update Since I got a really good comment on that said to ...
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Hard Surface Texturing

I'm currently working on a set of hard surface models, one of which I'd like to start texturing. Loosely speaking the model is a Tank and is a fairly early version, What I'd like to know is if anyone ...
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Texture Paint trouble

When I open an object in Texture Paint mode and set the view to Solid the colors show up as inverted in the 3D view. The colors show correctly in Render or Material view. This is something new as I ...
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After having converted the grease pencil strokes to a mesh I can't add any texture in texture paint mode

I've watched this tutorial about grease pencil in blender 2.8 by Paul Cageggi and I've got the idea to apply over the car a texture of a real car found on internet using the projection painting ...
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Effective ways to paint textures

I would like tips or tutorials for how to paint good looking textures. I don’t own Photoshop and aren’t planning to buy it yet. So are there any free software that works good for painting textures or ...
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Texture paint showing wrong colors?

im having a new problem today, because blender never ceases to surprise me. im tryingo to do a texture painting, on a model that i created previously, but when i try to paint the color that the ...
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TexturePaint; where are all the options?

I downloaded the latest build of 2.8 yesterday. Now I face this problem and I merely require a solution. On the picture you can see my current layout of Blender in TexturePaint-Mode. Over the ...
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Creating my own custom Grease Pencil brushes using different facial textures in blender 2.8

as soon as I have watched this tutorial I've got an idea. As you can see on the tut,he created a grease pencil brush that has two caracteristics : a pre-determined size and a pre-determined color and ...
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Image texture is not applied on the hairs when I reopen Blender (2.8)

I'm trying to texturize the hairs of the 3D character using the projection painting tecnique. At the beginning the hairs are separated objects from the body. Then I spread the texture taken from a ...
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Select and fill face in UV Editor using Fill brush

Is there any way to select a specific face / island in the UV / Image Editor while in Paint Mode? I'm not talking about Texture Paint mode in the 3D view, rather, the Paint mode in UV / Image Editor ...
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Python 2.8 custom texture painting active tool

I'm working on a addon that has a custom active tool in the viewport. This tool is supposed to allow you to do basic texture painting, while at the same time doing some other stuff. My problem is, ...
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Weird bug in texture painting

I'm painting a texture for a 3d model but everytime I draw something it looks a lot more saturated and with a weird effect in the image tab. In 3D view all is OK. What can I do?
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How to add carbon fiber to cars? [closed]

I am modeling Koenigsegg One and want to texture it like shown below: Right now I am clueless on how I should approach this. Should I model the carbon fiber parts separately and stick it on top of ...
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how to setup the opacity in the stencil brush mode in blender 2.8

I'm trying to make the projection painting of the face texture over the old one,but the new image texture is not transparent enough and I'm not able to see behind. How can I make it more transparent ? ...
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Using Grease Pencil to make the projection painting of a real Photo on a 2D plane

Since I've read that the drawings created with grease pencil are objects,I would like to know if I can make the project painting of a new face over the actor's face that I have mapped as an image on a ...
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Realtime transparent painting

I want to create transparent texture using texture paint. Everything works fine but i'm just not convenient of how to preview the trasparent area. How to paint the transparent area and see the result ...
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how to apply texture paint

I drawn his eyes and mouth in texture paint and saved the image as png file However when I go to layout, my drawing disappears. How do I apply texture paint to my character?
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How to use Clone Brush in Image Editor?

I can use 3D cursor as reference point, when painting with the clone brush in the 3D viewport. But how can I use the clone brush in the image editor? I guess I will have to use the 2D cursor as the ...
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warning message when the images has not been saved

I'm doing texture painting and using a new texture. Sometime after painting i forget to save that image and when i quit there's no warning at all. Is there any setting in Blender to prevent this ?
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How to rotate view to focus on specific area in texture paint mode?

I'm in texture paint mode, when i zoom in to some detail area then rotate view won't rotate around on that focus area. I mean that detail won't stay in the center while i'm rotating the view. ...
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How can I achieve a “hand-drawn” look?

So I watched "Suits" Episode of the Netflix Series "Love, Death & Robots". I really liked the overall style. Sometimes you see it's low fps so I guess it's almost completely hand-drawn. Anyway, ...
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Dyntopo setting to generate quad faces

Is there any setting in texture painting to change the behaviour of the Dyntopo so it will generate quad faces rather than triangle faces ?
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Selecting the Texture in Texture Paint Mode

I added a shader and use 3 image textures which are combined with mix RGB. How to choose the texture I want to paint in the 3d viewport when doing texture painting?
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how to paint using stencil mode directly in image editor

is it possible to paint directly on the image editor but using texture with stencil mode. My object is a cylinder and if i do stencil paint in 3d viewport, i have to go around the surface and because ...
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How to preview multi layer texture paint while i'm painting in 2.8?

In texture paint , i used multiple texture layer (mixed using mixRGB node). But while i'm in painting mode, i can't see the result or composite of those layers in the viewport, i can only see the ...
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How to hide wireframe while turning on the 'face selection mask' in texture paint?

In texture paint , i hide some faces by turn on the 'face selection mask' button. But turning on this button will make the wireframe appear on the object surface. This is annoying, how can i hide the ...
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How to do flood fill in texure paint (in blender 2.8)?

I'm doing texture paint and already paint some strokes but i want to reset it back to solid color . Where is the flood fill function ? i don't want to use the fill brush because it need couple of ...
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Paint segments on spaceships

I would like to create a segmented look of my spaceship with hatches and paneled armor segments. I have the outline of it already modeled, but I am lost how to create the segments. I don't want to ...
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texture paint : how to switch between texture stencil and solid color paint

When i do texture paint, i can draw with solid color , then when i want to draw using texture (stencil mode) i will add texture to the brush. Now if i want to go back to draw using solid color how can ...
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Texture Paint multiple Objects in Blender 2.8

In 2.8, there's a new feature to edit multiple objects. I can also unwarp multiple objects in the UV editor. Everything works great but I can't find a way to texture-paint multiple objects at the ...
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pixel selection to cut, paste, and move pixels in texture paint

Is there any way to select pixels in blender texture paint similar to how in Photoshop you can marquee or lasso pixels to cut, paste, and move them? I'm working with animating pixel art on sprite ...
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How to use Texture Paint on two and more different objects at the same time

I have two separated objects, the have to be separated. How can I paint on them at the same time? Their textures must perfectly match each other. I tried look for solution in internet but only what i ...
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Texture Paint doesn't work

I'm new to Blender and I was painting the texture of my model but I accidentally clicked on F mask brush and now I can't paint anymore. I do not know how to remove this I tried to restart Blender but ...
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how to apply texure painting

I know I'm very novice and this may sound stupid but I went to paint on a model and the paint went all over the place instead of staying in the intended target zone , does the paint have to be applied ...
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Applying high quality textures to a UV Map

I have a fairly high quality 2960x3000 px (300dpi) brick texture. I'm trying to composite this texture onto a Blender UV Map (.png) (exported at 2048x2048px). I resize the texture down to the size of ...
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differences in quality of brush alphas

I wanted to do a something like skin pores. I tried to do it with brush alphas but the quality of it was very low or was different in different areas. And here is my question: what affects the quality ...
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Blender Internal UV Map/projection clone brush not working [newbie]

hope I can get some help here. Ive been spending days trying to work out this problem so now I'm reaching out. (Searched all over these forums and youtube tutorials but nothings working) Can anybody ...
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Importing Photoshop Brushes for Grease Pencil and Texture Mapping?

Not sure if anyone has asked this before, but is it possible to import Photoshop brushes into Blender 2.8 for both Grease Pencil and Texture Mapping? Here are some brush samples of what I'm looking ...
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Browse brush to be linked 2.8 shortcut?

there's something I try to adopt 2.8 shortcut instead of 2.79 ones, but some shortcut did not implement in 2.8. like I can't find scroll 1~0 to indicated the paintbrush on 2.8. Does anybody find its ...
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Should i clear the seams?

When I go to texture models I sometimes notice small black lines from the seams I created during the process of UV unwrapping, I figure the logical course of action would be to clear the seams, but I'...
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Why is symmetry not working in Texture Paint with my posed character?

I have a model that I am using texture paint on and I have it posed with an armature. I turned on Texture Paint and have been painting along and realized that some things are not lining up, so I ...