Time for action — converting the surface to a mesh
Now it's time for a big change. Make sure that you saved the file at the end of the previous Time for action — section. You are going to covert your Subdivision Surface to a mesh object:
- Make sure you are in Object Mode. Rotate the hull so you can see it well.
- Press Alt+C to convert the surface into a mesh object. Select Mesh from Curve/Meta/Surf/Text from the menu with theLMB as shown in the following screenshot:
- Press Tab to go into Edit Mode. The control points are gone. You now have a boat hull.
- Press A to deselect any selected vertices
This was a short but important step. Objects ...