How to Create a Shirt for Your 3D Human Character


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Creating the shirt

Modeling clothing based on the body is quick and easy, like we saw in the previous video on the pants, but what if the article of clothing doesn't match the geometry of the body? In this video, I will show you some ways of modifying the initial clothing creation for other styles. Let's look at the Hank concept art. I am going to go into the side view here and zoom out a little bit. He is wearing a tight-fitting tank top that's a good candidate for extracting from the body. Although the neckline of the shirt closely matches the edge loops on Hank's neck, the sleeveless cut of the shirt doesn't follow the geometry of the body at all.

I will be using a cutting tool to cut that sleeveless edge, but first let's just extract the shirt as if it were a typical T-shirt. I am going to go into Perspective view here, and let's turn on Edged Faces, so we can see what we are doing. I am going to select a ring of polygons just underneath the pectoral muscles and grow the select...

Creating the shirt
Video duration: 9m 33s 4h 31m Intermediate

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Creating the shirt provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Ryan Kittleson as part of the Modeling a Character in 3ds Max

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3D + Animation
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3ds Max
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