User Tools

Site Tools


This page exists within the Old ArtZone Wiki section of this site. Read the information presented on the linked page to better understand the significance of this fact.

Creating Dishes with DAZ Studio

Author: Ruri ruri

Tools Needed

* DAZ Studio

* D-form Plug-in

Step 1: Create a primitive

Open up DAZ Studio. In the Create menu Select New Primitive.

200-0291.jpg

In the New Primitive Box Click on Sphere in the drop down menu.

200-0333.jpg

Set the settings of you sphere. Make sure it's small has a large amount of Divisions (about 100)

200-0334.jpg

Step 2: Get a good View

Zoom in and get a better view of your sphere. Use the magnifying glass in the top right hand corner of the active view point.

200-0335.jpg

Get a good view like this.

200-0336.jpg

. Open your D-form Box. Open it by going to View, Tabs and D-form

200-0337.jpg

Step 3: Create a D-former

select your sphere. Click create new at the top of the D-form Box.

200-0338.jpg

then click OK on the box that appears in the center of the screen

200-0339.jpg

In the scene box click on the plus sign to expand it.

200-033a.jpg

200-033b.jpg

Step 4: Flatten

200-033c.jpg

Select the sphere and open the parameters box by going to View, Tabs then Parameters. Change the Y scale in the parameters box to 5%

200-033d.jpg

Now in the scene box select D-former Field

200-033e.jpg

set the D-former field Y Scale to 10000

200-033f.jpg

Step 5: Creating the bowl

Now select the D-former

200-0340.jpg

and translate it on Y in the parameters box.

200-0341.jpg

200-0342.jpg

Step 6: Flatten the bottom

Select the D-former. In the D-form Box click on Edit Spline.

200-0343.jpg

When the spline box opens click on Insert in the side of the box. Insert a few at the top.

200-0344.jpg

Then click move (right above insert) Move the points to make a smooth curve

200-0345.jpg

. Now you have a bowl.

200-0346.jpg