Release ebook, “Substance Painter for Blender User” (English Edition)

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I have released e-book titled “Substance Painter for Blender User”.

This book explains effectively how to use Substance Painter, what we need for collaboration between Blender and the Substance Painter and how to use textures created by the Substance Painter in the Blender.
Even if you are not Blender user, you can learn how to use the Substance Painter from beginning, so you can learn how to use it smoothly. Also, you can see a series of movies of workflow from modeling, exporting object data from the Blender, creating textures in the Substance Painter, using the textures in Blender and rendering with Cycles engine.

★About the ebook

I have revised to add some contents. See the updates here.

It has 135 pages and full colored. After you learned by the book, if you have the following object created in Blender, …

you can obtain the following object with textures created with the Substance Painter.



Some pages of the book as shown below.

Table of contents is as below.

1.Export/Import Data
1.1 Export from Blender
1.2 Import to Substance Painter
1.3 Attention on material setting for exporting

2.UV Unwrap and Attention
2.1 Display UV maps of Multiple Objects in Blender
2.2 How to unwrap multiple objects

3.Basic of the Substance Painter
3.1 Window layout
3.2 Basic Operation

4.Preparation for Painting
4.1 Channel Setting
4.2 How to set imported textures as additional map
4.3 How to create additional maps

5.1 Basic of Painting
5.2 Various painting techniques
5.3 Material and Smart Material
5.4 Import textures or materials

6.Painting using a mask
6.1 Basic of mask
6.2 Smart Mask
6.3 Quick Mask

7.Paint using ID map
7.1 Create ID map in Blender
7.2 How to create ID map with the Substance Painter
7.3 Painting using ID map

8.Use Effect
8.1 When using effects on layers
8.2 When using effects on mask

9.Export from Substance Painter
9.1 Making preset for Blender
9.2 Export

10.How to use in Blender
10.1 Useful importing method
10.2 Using textures of Substance Painter

Appendix A. Important knowledge & Tips
Appendix B. Profile of Author


★How to get the ebook.

You can get it several way. It costs $19.99 and equivalent in other currency.
But if you buy in the DLmarket in Yen, it is cheaper.

(※) Be careful. Correct file name in Chapter 10 includes space as shown below.



  1. Amazon Kindle market in your country. ($19.99), etc.
  2. Gumroad
  3. Blender Market (10% of sales will be donated to Blender Foundation)
  4. DLmarket (Special price)