Houdini 17.0 Shelf tools Guide Brushes tab

Screen Brush shelf tool

Lets you interactively groom hair in screen space.

This tool allows you to interactively groom hair in screen space. It is typically used to give you finer control of the shape of your hair. This tool is different from Surface Brush, as it allows for much more free-form grooming. The Surface Brush only allows you to groom along the surface of the geometry.

Using Screen Brush

  1. Click the Screen Brush tool on the Grooming tab.

  2. Select the guides you want to groom, and press Enter to confirm your selection.

  3. Select the guides you want to groom, and press Enter to confirm your selection.

  4. Hold and drag in screen space to comb and style the hair.

Tip

Scrolling the mouse wheel or holding ⇧ Shift while dragging will let you resize your brush.

For specific parameter information, see the Guide Groom help.

Guide Brushes tab