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Zarcom
02-13-2006, 05:59 AM
I am using Maya at the moment, I made an anime character for myself (just to test out my abilities), I was wondering, what are some good methods to get started on creating clothing for my character. I am looking for tutorials or guides that could help me on my way. Because this is giving me a big headache and is driving me up the wall.

Thanks in advance.

sonicstrawbery
02-13-2006, 07:17 AM
Here you go :

http://www.learningmaya.com/index.php?option=com_bookmarks&Itemid=36&mode=0&catid=24&navstart=0&search=*\

It's many tutorials talking about it, many of them are from the Maya Help, enjoy !

Zarcom
02-13-2006, 09:58 PM
cool thanks dude, would you happen to know on where I can get some blueprints on how a kimono is made??.

Thanks in advance.

sonicstrawbery
02-13-2006, 10:08 PM
don't really know, maybe google images could do the work ?

Zarcom
02-16-2006, 06:22 AM
you read my mind, i was thinking on doing the same thing, this should be fun.

Anywayz, ill try that, thanks.

tciny
02-16-2006, 12:41 PM
Then again, if you have the chance I suggest you get your hands on Syflex or something of the like right away as Maya Cloth is just horrible to work with :)

Zarcom
02-16-2006, 11:54 PM
any other good cloth plug-ins?? because there is no way in HELL that mi gonig to pay 2000 bucks for Syflex lol.

Zarcom
03-04-2006, 08:22 PM
for now, I will just stick with polygons, if I want a cloth effect, I will add a "make object soft" effect or something, it shouldnt be that hard anyway.

Thanks for all of your imput guys, I am almost done my character.

Zarcom
04-12-2006, 01:06 AM
just an update, my anime character is finally done, however there are two things that I will do (and it wnt take long eaither).

They are:

1) colouring (ie UV texturing)

2) setting up my model to animate and do cool stuff.

I will keep this post updated as I progress.

and once again, thaks for all of your help.

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