Tutorial: Fur with Cycles and Particle Hair

Learn how to add great looking particle fur for any animal!

In this two part tutorial, Jonathan demonstrates how to use multiple particle systems to add realistic hair to an animal and how to easily set up a great looking fur material using Cycles' new hair shader.

  • 00:00 Intro and Overview
  • 02:08 Creating the Main Body Fur
  • 18:45 Creating the Paw Fur
  • 27:33 Creating the Facial Fur
  • 40:23 Creating Whiskers and Ear Hair

In the next part Jonathan Lampel will show you how to create a nice Cycles shader for the hair particle system using the new hair renderer that got introduced to Cycles in version 2.69 of Blender.