Twiggy Branch Tissue Box
I’m Michael Tyler and for more than 8 years I have been creating Vectric’s Free monthly projects. I’ve made everything from spring wreaths and mantle clocks, to snow sledges and cheeseboards.
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This project creates a rustic looking cover for standard size cube-style tissue box. The side panels are made to resemble groups of small branches or twigs and the top panel has a rather pronounced “grained” pattern to exaggerate the overall outdoor appearance. The “twig” branches were modeled using Aspire’s two-rail sweep. Textures were made by creating thin overlay components from photos of actual branches and then combined with components made from Texture Toolpath previews.
The finished dimensions of this project are approximately 6 " W x 6 " D x 6 " T
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