View Full Version : Orange peel effect
I havn't modelled in XSI for about a year but I need to model a spiral around a sphere starting at the bottom and finishing at the top like Orange peel but just the orange peel and not the sphere. I was just wondering what would be the best way to do it?
I know I have to create a curve and then extrude along it but its getting the curve to follow the shape of the sphere which is the problem.
08-07-2004, 12:11 PM
create a sphere , cv spiral , lots of turns , shrink wrap it too a sphere , deform a grid for the peel ....
i have a scene if you want it leave your e-mail
Thanks for the advice I will give it a go and if i'm still struggling I will drop you an e-mail.
01-18-2006, 10:00 PM
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