Cloth and Fold Anatomy

Beginner, Theory

A 3-hour deep-dive on the topic of cloth and folds. We cover:


  • The Forces that Create Folds.
  • The Concepts of Diamond and Hexagonal Folds.
  • Compression and Tension Zones on a Garment.
  • Peaks, Eyes and Buckling Points
  • Weft, Warp and Bias
  • The Influence of Different Materials on the Appearance of Folds
  • Memory Folds and a practical demonstration on how to add them in Zbrush