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Old 10-10-2003, 03:46 AM   #1
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Default What is the technique for making eye lids?

What is the technique for making eye lids?

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I usually loft with NURBS to get my eye then convert to polygons. its simply a matter of sculpting
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When modeling in polygons, I usually sculpt the basic shape of the eyelid, then smooth. Depending on where exactly your vertices are will determine where the eyelid will be after you smooth.
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