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Modeling Toon Hair in LightWave
July 19, 2006
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OK, we're now going to be modeling a toon hair prop. As usual, this is started with a lowly cyclinder.

Skill level: moderate
Time Taken: about 1 hour


Modeling Time so far: 2 Min


OK, we're now going to be modeling a toon hair prop. As usual, this is started with a lowly cyclinder.

Modeling Time so far: 2 Min


Next, we've increased the polygon resolution to enable better detailing later...

Modeling Time so far: 23 Min


A quick split into strands, and some extrusions, and we have our basic strands...

Modeling Time so far: 28 Min


To finish up, we size (extrude) each clump to overlap, add some random sizing, bends and curls and taper the ends of each clump.

We also copied a few of the strands to overlap the base layer...

Modeling Time in Total: 56 Min




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