Fitting an armature to a creature


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Fitting an armature to a creature

Once you understand the basics of armatures, you can start creating an armature for your character. We're going to create an armature for this little creature here, and I'm going to go ahead and select him. And let's go into Wireframe mode. And you'll notice that he is actually pretty dense in his wireframe, and that's because I have a Subdivision Surface modifier. I'm going to go ahead and delete this so that he looks a little bit simpler. Then let's go ahead and just click here and restrict selection so that way I don't accidentally select him.

Now probably the easiest way to build an armature is in a quad view, so let's go ahead and do Toggle Quad View so we can see our character. And I'm going to go ahead and get him centered here. And let's go ahead and add in an armature. So when we add in an armature, we really only have one option, Single Bone, and that brings it in at our 3D cursor. And the first thing we want to do is leave it in Objec...

Fitting an armature to a creature
Video duration: 7m 23s 7h 47m Beginner Updated Aug 13, 2014

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Fitting an armature to a creature provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by George Maestri as part of the Blender Essential Training

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3D + Animation
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Blender
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