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Questions tagged [texturing]

Questions relating to Blenders texturing tools and texturing techniques.

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Recommendations on buying a rigged horse model [closed]

I need to purchase a semi-realistic horse model that I can pose. My intent is to composite still renders of it into several photos. I also need to re-texture it and would prefer a model that comes ...
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applying two different textures to a plane [duplicate]

when we apply a texture to a plane it shows on both side. i know this is a single face. but i want to model a movie poster which is normally white on backside. i want to make it some part rolled up ...
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UV Map and Texture An Irregular, Very High Poly Object

I have a very high poly model of a product. I want to apply a simple, uniform texture over the entire object. The model is irregular, an 'S' shape. I figured out how to apply the texture using nodes, ...
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Making text more visible&noticeable on texture?

I made a model that is covered with a transparent glossy surface. Under that surface I placed 2 bars that are emitting light, and a layer that has custom texture on it (which has numbers on it) As ...
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Double UV unwraps

I apparently accidentally made 2 UV layers and so the bottom UV layer is ghosting onto the second layer (see photo). Is there any way to delete the selected UV?
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Why are my UV maps rotated like this?

I tried to model and texture a milk package, but for some reason some of my faces UVs seem to be rotated. I exported my UV Map to photoshop, laid the textures on it but some of them are stretched, ...
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Is possible to use 2 normal maps on the same model? [duplicate]

I can use to texture a model the normal map of the model and also the normal map of the material/texture ?(This is correct or i am thinking wrong?). FOR EXAMPLE : I have a brick and a coppy it to ...
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Texture stretching at edge even though UV map says it's fine

Why is this happening and how do I fix it? I'm still new and following this anvil tutorial but the texture is stretching over one edge and also sort of looks like I've put a seam where I haven't. It'...
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Texture doesn't have the texture but only the texture color [duplicate]

I made a landscape in blender but if i use my texture it isn't using the texture but the texture color. Please Help me]1
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How to fix streched texture areas after unwraping UVs?

I just UV unwrapped my first model and I have a problem with the texture. The UV unwrap looks fine (all blue), but in the 3d model it's not that good. The texture stretches and I'm not sure why. I'm ...
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How to create a perfect edge?

I want to create a bottle of shampoo, but I encounter some difficulty... When I apply subdivision surface I got this mesh, how can I fix this? Here is my blend object: https://drive.google.com/open?...
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Irregular shapes texture

Below is the type of texture I wish to generate using Blender's node system. Thus far, I have tried using a mixture of Blender's base textures, noise, magic, voronoi etc. I have attempted to combine ...
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How to add different materials to different parts of a texture?

I'm not sure how to separate different parts of a texture into different materials. For instance, if I wanted to make the 'B' in the image below glossy, and leave the rest of the texture matte, how ...
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Use Blender2.8 grease pencil as live texture

Is there any way that a stroke object can be used as a 2d texture? (Blender 2.8) I would like to be able to use my animated stroke, as a texture which I plug into whatever material I want. This could ...
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How to texture mud on a car tire?

I am making a rally car in Blender and I want to put that road dust effect on the tires. You can check out the picture to see what I mean. So how can I make the tires look that way?
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How to add pores (details) to alread baked face?

Like in the title. I made a face then I did low poly version and baked high poly to low poly. Now I want to add details but I don know which nodes use to it without decrease quality of baked high poly ...
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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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Adding decals to aeroplane model [duplicate]

So this is the problem. Ive been tring to put the red dot on the 3d model, but i cannot seems to understand how texturing works, I already have a texture for my plane, but i want to put a png on that ...
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Can I use an Environment Texture to bake a skybox from a 3D environment in 2.8?

I'm looking to see if there's a faster, better way to make a skymap/cubemap for a game (Unity) using baking and / or Environment Textures. Ideally, this should be faster than this method (or similar)....
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Texture vs. Material vs. Shader

I'm working my way through a Blender online course. Sometimes the word material is used, other times it is a texture or a shader. I feel like all three of these words, while related, have a ...
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Why can't I display this 3D scan correctly?

I downloaded this model from Turbosquid and I can't seem to get it to display correctly with textures in Blender (am using 2.8). Can anybody suggest a solution? This is how the model should look in ...
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Fill UV squares completely in all margin

I try to UV in a cubic model using Blender (v2.79). I don't know how to do the same as this and must be like this: The cubic model that I'm trying to UV like the previous even using Method: Angle-...
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tool “draw” not found for space "VIEW-3D

running into a weird problem that could very well be me being a noob. I am following along with blender guru tutorial on the anvil. He gets to a point where he selects texture paint mode and his ...
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Material/Textures not showing up?

When I started using Blender today, everything was loading in fine. However, I tried loaded in what I had previously worked on as well as importing some new objects- some of the parts remained grey or ...
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How to do an Equirectangular texture transformation in an Image Texture Node?

To be clear I am not putting this into the World material. Instead I am projecting a 3d image from a locator onto the geo surrounding it. I have had success in lining everything up when using an ...
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(Beginner) How do i achieve these results?

I am just getting started on trying to create a custom asset library for future use in projects, i am able to make pretty much any basic object in blender however when it comes to exporting and ...
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UV-Mapping not correct on 3d model but in UV-Editor

Recently I started texturing parts of my model and came across a problem I cannot figure out a solution. I unwrapped the model as I liked and created a simple transparency map to not use any ...
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Add wetmaps to joined mesh

Recently, I have been working on a rain animation for a school project in Blender 2.79. I created cobbled street tile using texture, generated normal maps, displacement map, UV unwrapped it (was just ...
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Baking AO from High Poly to Low Poly gives weird result

So I have this High Poly altar that I want to make into a low poly. I've created the lowpoly version. I've already baked the normals and it worked perfectly but once I've wanted to bake the AO, it ...
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“Baking” incorrectly gives the size of the texture

I am building a house. He pulled on all the walls and the floor textures, and the fact is that for each wall and floor I made an individual texture size (they themselves are of different sizes) so ...
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Node setup for a decal in blender 2.8

How can I add a second material as a decal? I am needing to export to collada with 2 materials. The first material is a base texture build up with the principle shader. The second texture is a decal....
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Apply other texture when it is a hard edge

I am making a steel material whenever theres a hard edge, the material will use a rust texture instead of the steel texture The upper material is steel texture and lower is rust texture, however when ...
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How to convert specific Minecraft rig to cycles

Dont laugh, I'm using Blender for Minecraft. I'll cut to the chase. Ill provide details and the download for the rig im using. The rig is designed for the blender render engine, however I am trying ...
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How to increase Specular Map Gloss?

I want to make a part of my model glossy but I'm not sure how I should go about doing it. I tried using vertex groups to separate the none-glossy from the glossy part but I get a seam. I tried ...
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Blender 2.8 - do Materials always have Textures?

All the tutorials I've found so far on adding texture refer to UV-unwrap the mesh, then using an image/jpg. I noticed other things like "clouds" etc. in the object's Texture Properties panel. I've ...
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How can you keyframe textures changing?

I'm trying to figure out how I can keyframe a texture change. With three of my animations, it uses a default texture of the character smiling. For the Attack animation, my texture is the character ...
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sharp lines in normal map

In the Blender Guru anvil tutorial on texturing There are weird lines in my normal map, which are visible on the model. The anvil should be smooth. How can I remove these artefacts on my normal map?
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How can I make a transperancy map? [duplicate]

Is there a way I can create a texture to map out areas of a mesh that I want transparent or semi-transparent? I've tried using a mix shader with diffuse and transparent shaders and a musgrave texture ...
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Preserve Shape of Texture, when Object gets edited?

I have a custom texture applied in UV editor to the mesh. However, I need the texture to save its shape when I move vertices of a mesh (right now, when I move some vertices in edit mode my texture ...
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Combining multiple textures into single texture map in a single Mesh

I wanna merge multiple textures into one so I have searched web and found the below about UV atlas https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=spPX3JZOtRc has showed merging into one for 4 cubes but my target ...
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Baking a displacement map with Blender 2.8 and Cycles?

I want to achieve a greyscale displacement map, like this one: I have a model and another model which has been modified using a displacement modifier, now I want to bake that displacement into the uv ...
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World Space Texture Setup

I am quite new to shaders in blender and don't know how most things work, but knowing texturing is the needed basics that I must know. How do I create a world space texture that doesn't depend on any ...
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Trying to achieve Genesis-style textures on Blender

How can I make the textures look like it came from a Sega Genesis game without looking so ugly? Here's the sprite I'm trying to achieve: And here's my attempts at it: For the textures itself, I've ...
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Can we see the texture scaling in viewport?

Can we see texture scaling in viewport by using mapping node? I know there is solution to see the texture scaling by scaling the UV map
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Image Texture Not Appearing On One of Two Objects Eevee 2.8

Here I have a stump Object and above it a Test Plane. Both Objects have exact same Material applied via nodes. Eventually I will use the texture to control the Roughness node in the Principled BSDF, I ...
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How would I go about texturing this?

I finished this sculpt a few weeks ago and just came back to it to finish it up, but I don't know the first thing about realistic texturing. Any recommended tutorials? Apologize, very new to this.
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How to add a texture area to an abnormal shape [duplicate]

I import a model, which was made in 3ds Max. The model is missing a colored section. How can I "draw in" or recreate the white shape shown in the image?
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How to transform an 2D sketch into an 3D object with other texture in an animation?

The title describes my project really good. I‘ve seen this kind of transformation in an artist film from Erin Sarofsky(youtube.com/watch?v=WWBMd1OvVx4). I‘ve already seen similar ways in internet, but ...
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How do I create a clay/fingerprint texture on a Blender model (as shown in the art pieces here)?

Beginner here - I saw these art pieces on Instagram, and was very happy to see that it was indeed possible to make a 'light fingerprint/clay' texture on 3D models. Since I was hoping to create a ...
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Grid texture in Cycles

How can I make a grid shader from the following picture?