Help needed regarding cloth modeling

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Old 09 September 2011   #1
Help needed regarding cloth modeling

Can anyone plz suggest me what is the best way (and software) to model a cloth for a character to be animated?
Old 10 October 2011   #2
Software :Maya
Best Way :nCloth
Old 10 October 2011   #3
Thank u ammark i'll try as u said... but by ncloth will we be able to create details? like stitches, bump near the stitches pockets etc?? and i need every thing in 4 sided poly.. will ncloth fulfill all the above or is there some other way too?? plz help
Old 10 October 2011   #4
You could use normal maps to simulate the stitches.
Strange things often happen to me......
Old 10 October 2011   #5
thank you flatulentFuzz... can u suggest me any tutorial links for creating stitches using normal maps????
Old 10 October 2011   #6
Easiest approach would be to take the cloth geometry into a sculpting app, sculpting the stitches on a reasonably high-density subd level and then exporting a normal map.

You could also refer to this tutorial if you like
Creating Normal Maps
Strange things often happen to me......

Last edited by flatulentFuzz : 10 October 2011 at 06:46 PM.
Old 10 October 2011   #7
Thank u flatulent fuzz... i'll try as u said
Old 10 October 2011   #8
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