Sometimes in Blender, an object you're modeling is too complicated to model in a single object, so it's easier to make two (or more) objects and then merge them together later. However, it's only easier if you know how! Here's how to merge together objects in three different ways.
Want your Blender models to look different than the default gray? Then you're going to need to use some textures. Read through our step-by-step tutorial to get a grasp on textures and the UV editor, then use what you've learned on your own objects to make them look real!
Ever wondered how to set a background image in Blender? If you're tired of switching between your software and your reference image, this tutorial is for you.
Both moving the camera and moving the viewport are simple tasks in Blender, once you learn how. Introduced as a free, yet powerful 3D creation suite, Blender remains a very popular choice for 3D printing enthusiasts. Here's how to find your way around.
Rigging is commonly used in animation, but it’s also crucial to simulations in Blender. Explore this guide to Blender rigging to complete your modeling experience.
Your 3D model isn't printable? Check out our guide to the best STL repair software for fixing STL files, plus tips on how to repair STL files.
When modeling in Blender, models can sometimes have too many polygons, gobbling computer memory and adding an undesirable level of complexity. In this article, we show you how to reduce polygons in Blender.
Scenes can get messy in Blender, and sometimes you need to transform a bunch of objects together. Learn how to group, hide, and select all objects.
Normals are a small but important part of your Blender model. They define what's "outside" and what's "inside" your model. So how do you recalculate normals that are facing the wrong way? Read on to learn more.
Check out our easy-to-follow Blender 3D printing tutorial to learn step-by-step how to prepare your 3D models for 3D printing.
When working in Blender with a large scene containing many objects, it can be easy to lose track of things. Fortunately, there is a way to group objects together for easy manipulation and organization.
Looking for free Blender 3D models? Check out our collection of the best sites to download free 3D models that you can use with Blender.
Almost every 3D modeling platform is able to produce 3D printable models, and Blender is no exception. Discover how to easily achieve good quality STL files using this more than can capable software.
Duplicate or double vertices in Blender can pose some real problems in modeling. Learn more about vertices in general with this guide, including how to remove doubles in Blender.
After some time using Blender you might start to realize that maybe there are some things missing or you would like to have. Well, here we will make a list of some Blender add-ons which you won't want to miss!
As more and more people become interested in 3D printing, we present this Blender vs. Maya guide to help novices break down several factors that matter most when choosing a CAD platform.
The extrude tool in Blender is essential to modeling anything of quality. It allows you to extend and create a new section of your model. But how does it work exactly, and what are its uses?