[Sidefx-houdini-list] polyloft interactively

Simon Barrick simon at primalpictures.com
Wed Feb 27 09:51:09 EST 2008

Check out polyknit...

-----Original Message-----
From: sidefx-houdini-list-bounces at sidefx.com
[mailto:sidefx-houdini-list-bounces at sidefx.com] On Behalf Of Ben
Sent: 27 February 2008 14:55
To: Sidefx-Houdini-List
Subject: [Sidefx-houdini-list] polyloft interactively

Hi there,

Allmost unbelievable but I'm actually modeling manually in Houdini at 
the moment...
I need to stitch up two intersecting shapes and make them into one 
single surface.
At the intersection I'm creating new edges with PolySplit.
Then blast all overlapping unneeded poly's.

Now I need to stitch/loft the two shapes together at the just created 
new edges.. which are now after the blast the outer edge of the shapes.

The question is can I interactively use PolyLoft?
Or should I try PolyStitch?

My workaround now is to create (by snapping to edges) two curves and 
PolyLoft those.
Then fuse the three surfaces together.

But that's a lot of nodes and oldschool network wiring.. is there a more

artisty way?


Sidefx-houdini-list mailing list
Sidefx-houdini-list at sidefx.com

This communication is from Primal Pictures Ltd., a company registered in England and Wales with registration No. 02622298 and registered office: 4th Floor, Tennyson House, 159-165 Great Portland Street, London, W1W 5PA, UK. VAT registration No. 648874577.

This e-mail is confidential and may be privileged. It may be read, copied and used only by the intended recipient. If you have received it in error, please contact the sender immediately by return e-mail or by telephoning +44(0)20 7637 1010. Please then delete the e-mail and do not disclose its contents to any person.
This email has been scanned for Primal Pictures by the MessageLabs Email Security System.

More information about the Sidefx-houdini-list mailing list