Styling with the Paint Fur Attributes tool


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Styling with the Paint Fur Attributes tool

We can customize and style the fur using a paint based interface. To get better feedback in the viewport, let's increase the U and V samples. I'll select the fur and go to the attribute editor, control+A and in the Fur feedback shape node, let's increase the U and V samples up to about 60. And now, we should get pretty good viewport performance and we'll get a better approximation of what our fur is doing. With the fur still selected, go to the menus and choose Fur>Paint fur attributes tool options.

And two dialogues open up, the paint fur attributes tool settings and the artisan paint scripts tool. In the tool settings we can choose which attribute we want to paint. Let's paint the direction and then in the tool settings here let's change the display so we can see it a bit better. In this display section I want to turn show wireframe off and turn draw brush on and now we can see a bit better what we were doing. Additionally, in the stroke section we can enable reflection if ...

Styling with the Paint Fur Attributes tool
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Styling with the Paint Fur Attributes tool provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Aaron F. Ross as part of the Creating Fur in Maya

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3D + Animation
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Maya
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