86 free low poly furniture models in CC0

We often post articles with some free furniture and assets for download, which could become a huge help for any artist looking to create realistic images for architecture using Blender. Those models usually have a high-polygon. What if you don’t need that much detail on furniture models? A particular type of visualization will work better […]

Recommended books about furniture layout

At some point in a project, you will start working on a 3d model and get to a room where you won’t find any leads about the layout. Usually, a floorplan will show some rough arrangement for the main furniture pieces in the project. Sometimes you may receive an early sketch of the project that […]

Apartment renders with Cycles

Each artist working with Blender to create architectural visualization will find, along time, a unique way to set up their scenes. They have special tricks and workflows that allow them to keep a regular level of productivity and quality. Today we want to share two projects that demonstrate how two artists that often appear here […]

Free furniture for Blender: Toaster Oven and Kitchen oven

In some projects that demand an elevated amount of furniture models, you may have to spend additional time either modeling or searching for a particular object. That is quite common in projects like a kitchen, which will require you to wood cabinets that will match a particular type of furniture. When you find out that […]

Bforartists reaches 1.0

While we have Blender 2.8 evolving to reach beta in a couple of months, a few derivate versions of Blender are also evolving. Do you remember Bforartists? It is among several Blender fork projects, and one of their primary objectives is to create a version of the software more friendly to 3d artists. One of […]

Blender 2.8: How to use wireframe mode?

In the past weeks, Blender 2.8 is showing some impressive new options and tools, leading the way to a beta release in the next couple months. Even with an experimental build that receives changes, almost daily, some artists are already trying to use the new tools for modeling. A few of our students from the […]

Ten free concrete and paint textures

Among the most common types of surfaces, you will find in architectural projects is concrete, especially for external visualization. Since most modern buildings have at least some parts using concrete, it is almost certain that you will need that type of texture. Do you want to download some free concrete textures for your asset collection? […]

Recommended GPUs for architecture: May Update

For an extended period, we only had one option when upgrading graphics cards for Cycles, which was going for an NVIDIA card. That was because AMD cards still didn’t fully worked with Cycles, which would deprive artists of using GPU rendering features. Luckily for us, things are entirely different nowadays. You have the freedom to […]