How to Join and Edit Mesh Objects in Blender 2.6


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Joining mesh objects

Another way to add complexity to a Mesh Model is to join multiple meshes together. Now, we can do that with this particular character, by joining his hand to his body. But before we do that, let me give you a little background on how this all works. So before we do anything, I'm just going to do a simple File>New, and this brings up a simple Cube. Now, I'm going to move this Cube out of the way. And we've done this before, where we actually take an object and we add a new one.

So I'm just going to add in a Mesh>UV Sphere, and this is basically pretty simple. We have two objects in the scene; we have the Cube and we have the Sphere. Now, something different happens when you're in Edit Mode. So I'm going to right-click on this Sphere, hit Tab to go into Edit Mode. Now I'm going to add in, using Shift+A, a Mesh, and I'm going to add in another UV Sphere. Now, when I do that, you'll see that, well, I get a Sphere here, but if you look over here in the O...

Joining mesh objects
Video duration: 3m 37s 7h 47m Beginner Updated Aug 13, 2014

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Joining mesh objects 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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