Category Archives: Tutorial

How to create your own Gas planet using Blender and Photoshop/GIMP

This tutorial consists of 3 main sections. Section 1: How to create your own diffuse and bump map for the gas planet surface. Section 2: How to set up a scene in blender for your gas planet Section 3: How … Continue reading

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Knurling

Knurling is a manufacturing process, typically conducted on a lathe, whereby a visually-attractive diamond-shaped (criss-cross) pattern is cut or rolled into metal. This pattern allows hands or fingers to get a better grip on the knurled object than would be … Continue reading

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Shrink-Wrap

This tutorial will demonstrate the technique of creating clothing for 3D characters. I will be creating a tee-shirt for the “George” character available from here. Start off by creating a very simple, extremely low-poly tee-shirt for your character. Make sure … Continue reading

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