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Freeform modeling

Learn to use freeform modeling to create complex organic solids and surfaces by learning some best practices and workflow approaches. 


Module overview

Learn about t-spline freeform modeling in Fusion. Freeform modeling, also known as SubD, offers enhanced flexibility for complex organic shapes, though it requires patience and adherence to best practices. You’ll explore creating intricate organic solids and surfaces through freeform modeling while learning the necessary workflow approach for success. 

After completing this module, you’ll be able to: 

  • Create a freeform body.
  • Use Edit Form.
  • Insert edges and points.
  • Repair and convert form bodies. 

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Module outline

  • Freeform modeling lecture

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