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  • Software:Blender  ·
  • Difficulty:Beginner

Weight painting is a skill.  So let's practice.  

In this lesson I will tackle the weight painting exercise that I want you to complete, as well as show you some handy tips.

I will show how to..

  • add animation to the rig to see the deformation in action
  • use the brush tools to weight the bones
  • use the auto-normalize feature to save us a lot of headache
  • as well as show you how to control the weights super precisely when the situation calls for it

Now some of this could be considered overkill for a simple model like this, but I'm sure you will be thankful when you know how to get precise control when you are working on your much more complicated model in the future!

Happy painting!