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Rigging a Stretchy Skirt


aVersionOfReality writes:

An in-depth look at creating a short, tight, stretchy skirt or dress and rigging it to behave properly without cloth simulation.

This tutorial covers:

  • Modeling the skirt.
  • Setting up the bones and weights.
  • Using Corrective Smooth modifier to get a stretchy look.
  • Fixing intersections with Shrinkwrap Modifier.
  • Automatically adjusting the skirt length with Drivers.
  • Preserving volume with corrective bones.
  • A bunch of weight painting.

The demo file used is available on Gumroad.

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aVersion ofReality

Making 3D art that looks 2D using Blender. Taking questions and tutorial requests.

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