Introduction to Materials in Substance Painter

We'll get started with this Substance Painter tutorial by learning how materials can contribute to multiple texture channels inside our Substance Painter project. Software required: Substance Painter 1.1.1.
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(13)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Jan 21, 2015
Duration
40m
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Description
Course info
Rating
(13)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Jan 21, 2015
Duration
40m
Description

Depending on what application you are using, the term materials may mean something completely different. Materials in Substance Painter live at the heart of the texture painting process so mastering them is important to your success in this powerful texture painting application. We'll get started with this Substance Painter tutorial by learning how materials can contribute to multiple texture channels inside our Substance Painter project. From here, we'll explore two different methods of applying a material. First using a paintbrush and a paint layer and a second using a fill layer. Next, we'll learn how to customize materials to our own needs by adjusting their parameters in Substance Painter. Finally, we'll learn how to save our customized materials as well as bring in custom Substance Materials from Substance Designer. After finishing this Substance Painter training, you'll have a great understanding of how materials in Substance Painter can be used to create impressive textures for your own assets. Software required: Substance Painter 1.1.1.

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Introduction and Project Overview
Hello, I'm Eddie with Digital-Tutors. In this series of tutorials, we'll learn how to use materials in Substance Painter as the basis for our texture painting needs. Depending on what application you're using the term materials may mean something completely different. Materials in Substance Painter live at the heart of the texture painting process. So mastering them is important to your success in this powerful texture painting application. We'll get started by learning how materials can contribute to multiple texture channels inside our substance painter project. From here we'll explore two different methods of applying a material. One using a paintbrush and a paint layer and a second using a fill layer. Next we'll learn how to customize materials to our own needs by adjusting their parameters inside of Substance Painter. Finally, we'll learn how to save our customized materials, as well as bring in custom substance materials from Substance Designer. After finishing this course you'll have a great understanding of how materials in Substance Painter can be used to create impressive textures for your own assets. So let's go ahead and get started with our next lesson.