3D modeling for UI Designers

Part 1 — Creating 3D objects

Krystal Campioni
Apr 27, 2016 · 6 min read
This was me, opening Maya for the first time

Understanding the interface

When you change the option on the dropdown, you'll notice that the top menu also changes
Using the scale tool to change the size of a cube
Scaling a face, rotating an edge and moving a vertice

Modeling an old Factory

The final result should look like this :)
Hovering to select can be tricky at first but it makes the flow faster once you get it :)

Download a sample file

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Krystal Campioni

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Senior Front-end developer @ Shopify. Giphy and Whale fluent speaker. Tech, design, and marine life enthusiast | www.krystalcampioni.com

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