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Masking & Layering Techniques for Blender Materials

  • Software:Blender 2.79  ·
  • Difficulty:Intermediate

A cooler way to build realistic materials

In the real world, seamless textures don't exist. Materials are made of layers: Age, wear, paint, dirt, damage, and all of the things that make real objects real.

In this tutorial, learn how to use procedural masked and layered materials to quickly populate your Blender scenes. This is an intermediate level tutorial about some quick and dirty material design with Cycles material nodes.