Added: 24 August, 2007
Group: Maya
Create table cloth in maya
Author: TechTut.com
page: 1

Make table cloth part 1

Whatever its purpose is, a table always goes with a colorful cloth or a napery. Go inside and see it in Maya.


Start to create a table, use polygon cube
Scale XYZ: 10, 0.5, 20:

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Make bevel for it:

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Adjust it, set offset 0.4, segments 3:

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Make legs for it, also start with poly cube, scale down little lowest vertices,
Duplicate and position them with snap to grid (hold x):

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Make a bevel for them, set offset 0.3, segments 3:

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Now start create cloth with new nCloth module
Create a simple poly plane with divisions 100 on 100:

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Our cloth must collide with table, so select upper part of table and make it collision object:
(nCloth->Create passive)

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Select table's upper part and in nRigidShape make adjustments as on picture:

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Also for the close do it same:

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