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Painting has never been
so much fun: Learn to
paint with Particle Brushes!
A fun companion for your
photo image editor!
afford it on your own?
most programs, Curvy 3D has its share of keyboard shortcuts and
accelerators. The more you learn to use these features, the better and
quicker you'll feel right at home with Curvy. We highly recommend you
explore these shortcuts and techniques they're meant for.
Here's a quick look at one of the threads on the Curvy forum that lists
And here's a brief snapshot of what it contains (as of early July 2010
- this list may be updated, so be sure to visit the above link to the
forum regularly to learn of new features).
Hold Ctrl to Switch
from Paint Brush to Dropper tool
Right mouse to access opposite tools when using Warp Brushes (eg: Warp
inflate swaps to warp deflate)
Keys: Hold Shift, Ctrl, and Shift+Ctrl to access different edit modes
(eg: Transform and Widget Transform tools - watch the cursor change to
see the different tools as you hold down the modifier keys)
Keys = Toggle Panel Visibility
= Toggle Groups&Layers Panels
= Delete Selected
= Toggle All Panels (Quick Hide)
= Cycle Paint Tools
= Cycle Draw Tools
= Cycle View Tools
= Cycle Transform Tools
= Select Tool
= Cycle Widget Tools
= Cycle Warp Tools
= Cycle Create Tools
= Make Lathe Symmetrical
= Make a mirror image of this whole object on opposite side of scene
= Smooth mesh or curve
= Super Smooth mesh or curvy (10x speed!)
Keys 1234567890 = Pick paint intensity & Widget tool scale, 0% to
Now, let's take a closer look at some of these.
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