Connecting Curves

Connecting Curves

Maya 2012 Tutorial

 

How to Connect Two Curves in Maya

 

 

CV and EP curves can easily be joined to form one object. For more information on creating curves see topics Create CV Curve and Create EP Curve.

 

Step One

Choose Create > CV Curve Tool and draw two curves in the top view. The curves should flow in the same direction and have a slight gap between curves

Step Two

Select the first curve, then shift select the second curve.

Step Three

From the Surfaces menu set, choose Edit Curves > Attach Curves and select the menu options.

Step Four

In the options you can choose to either blend the two shapes or connect the curves. To maintain the existing curve shapes, select Connect. If you have no further use for the original shapes, deselect the Keep Originals box.