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Toolbag Artist Highlight | Ep.125

Buckle up for another round of awesome art by the Toolbag community!

Artist Credits:

  1. Magdalena Dadela has us floored over her wondrous Goblin.
  2. Kamil Trocinski levelling up his skills with a likeness sculpture of Grand Moff Tarkin.
  3. Natalia P. Gutierréz crafted a lovely curious fellow, the ‘Nephilim’.
  4. Thomas Hamilton captures beautiful details from a 1920’s Rotary Valve Trumpet.

Thanks for checking out the latest featured artwork rendered in Toolbag. Stay tuned for more next week.

Baking for Maya with Marmoset Toolbag 3

Steffen Unger from Airborn Studios wrote an excellent guide to make it easy to take your models from Maya and bake awesome maps in Toolbag 3’s Baker.

Download the PDF on Gumroad.

Airborn Studio’s has recently worked on blockbuster titles such as Overwatch and Halo 5, check out their work on ArtStation.

Toolbag Artist Highlight | Ep. 119

Enjoy this excellent selection of artwork rendered in Marmoset Toolbag!

Artist Credits

  1. Mike Fudge crafted an incredible Warhammer 40k inspired character entitled Blood Angel. 
  2. Christian Hercher built a towering mech with many details to admire. 
  3. Satoshi Arakawa is creating a marvelous rendition of Wonder Woman. 
  4. Chris Hodgson puts Toolbag 3’s lighting to the test with an Alien inspired render. 

Thanks for checking out the latest featured artwork rendered in Toolbag. Stay tuned for more next week.

Ultimate Hardsurface Tutorial – Turretgun

Simon Fuchs created awesomely extensive tutorial that covers his hardsurface process from initial blockout to final lighting and presentation in Marmoset Toolbag 2. The tutorial features 40 hours of material and is well worth the $44 price tag.

Check it out on Cubebrush: https://cubebrush.co/hardsurface3d/products/5dhtuw

Note: use discount code HS30OFF for 30% off.

Building Characters with Quixel Suite

Blair Armitage details her workflow for creating exquisite character art using Zbrush and Quixel Suite, with some great tips on material creation and overall presentation in Marmoset Toolbag.