Houdini 18.5 Shelf tools Hair Utils tab

Generate Hair shelf tool

Generates hair based on a groom node object’s output.

This tool creates a Hair Generate object, which is used to generate hair based on a groom consisting of guide curves and skin geometry.


You cannot generate hair on your character unless you have guides for the fur to be interpolated between.

For more information, see the Fur Workflow help.

Using Generate Hair

  1. Click the Generate Hair tool on the Hair Utils tab.

  2. Select the groom objects you want to generate hair for and press Enter to confirm your selection.

For specific parameter help see the Hair Generate node help.

Hair Utils tab