View Full Version : How to do decent eyelashes?
07 July 2003, 08:22 AM
What's the best way to do eyelashes? I got a poly head and blendshape driven eyelids.
I tried using Paint Effects but it's quite hard to control the direction the tubes go.
Are there any recommendable tutorials? Anybody got some tricky technics?
07 July 2003, 02:14 PM
You can use the construction history method where you would duplicate the curves running along the edge of your eyelid ie..Edit Curves>Duplicate surface curves..Now join the seperate curves( if poly ) to form 1 curve, ( if nurb surface no need obviously ) then use this curve as a motion path to run your lashes (geometry) along. Each lash would need its channels broken after you put it on the motion path, then all you do is adjust the U or V ( I think..) value to move it along the curve..
..or even just attatch the paintFx brush to the curve with construction history. Hope this made some kind of sense
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