O'Reilly logo

Blender 3D Basics by Gordon Fisher

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Creating Blender's basic objects

You've done well in learning how to select vertices, edges, and faces. As a change up, let's start out by looking at the ready-made objects that Blender has, which you can use as a start for modeling. In Chapter 2, Getting Comfortable using the 3D View I listed the different kinds of objects that Blender handles. Now, you will create them yourself. The pre-made ones are called Blender's Basic Objects. You make them in the 3D View. They will be created wherever the 3D cursor is.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required