How to Create a Leaf Generator in Houdini

Chetal Gazdar shows how to create a procedural leaf generator with variations and controls in Side FX Houdini.

This new tutorial by Chetal Gazdar is aimed at intermediate Houdini users and shows how to create a leaf generator.

The tutorial shows how to start creating the basic shape of the leaf. Then, it explores how to add primary controllers to control the shape of the leaf and how to apply rough displacement to give it a more realistic look when rendered. Gazdar shows how to add variation to the leaf and place them on a stem.

“Throughout the tutorial, you’ll gain a deeper understanding of the tools and techniques available in Houdini, which will help you take your skills to the next level.”