a question about curves

Become a member of the CGSociety

Connect, Share, and Learn with our Large Growing CG Art Community. It's Free!

THREAD CLOSED
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 07 July 2008   #1
Smile a question about curves

i'm just a beginner with maya and i'm working on a logotype for a friend which is a medallion and has an encription on it (that's the idea anyway). I curved out the encription on the surface of the nurb sphere and i'm wondering if there's any way i can either pull out the curves or push them insinde the "medallion". having said that i'm also askin how can i make the curves into a hierarchy? thanks in advance!

CVET
 
Old 07 July 2008   #2
Hi Cvet,

You can do that using different boolean and trim techniques. I think a good way to learn those tools is one of the many car rim tutorials.
A quick search on google brought me to this page: http://www.carbodydesign.com/tutori...m_RsResources=0

I dont know if those are maya specific, but you will get the idea. If not, just look for a maya nurbs rim tutorial. Also look at the nurbs tools like fillets, booleans, trim. Read about them in the docs.

Best of luck,

~Ilan
__________________
my amazing tumblr
 
Old 07 July 2008   #3
Thread automatically closed

This thread has been automatically closed as it remained inactive for 12 months. If you wish to continue the discussion, please create a new thread in the appropriate forum.
__________________
CGTalk Policy/Legalities
Note that as CGTalk Members, you agree to the terms and conditions of using this website.
 
Thread Closed share thread



Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
CGSociety
Society of Digital Artists
www.cgsociety.org

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright 2000 - 2006,
Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Minimize Ads
Forum Jump
Miscellaneous

All times are GMT. The time now is 01:07 AM.


Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.