Getting Started with Blender

Although I mentioned in an earlier article that there were no good and easy-to-find tutorials, I did finally find one.  It’s by CgCookie and comes in multiple parts.  The first part, which largely covers the interface is free for anyone.  All other parts can be seen with a paid subscription. Blender Basics There is also…

Converting 2D to 3D

You would think it was simple to extrude a 2D black & white image into 3D space.  I tried a number of avenues.  They all pretty much have two large steps: 1) Provide a vector file like SVG or DXF and 2) Extrude in a 3D. I tried out a number of 3D modeling programs.…