How to Assign Multiple Materials to One Mesh in Blender

How to add multiple materials on an object in Blender
How to add multiple materials on an object in Blender

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In this tutorial, you will learn how to create and assign multiple materials to a single mesh in Blender.

  • Select your mesh
  • Enter into ‘Edit mode’ by tapping the ‘Tab’ key
  • Go to ‘Face Select’ mode
Blender face select mode
Blender face select mode
  • Select the part of the mesh you want to add the material to
Select the part of the mesh you want to add the new material to
Select the part of the mesh you want to add the material to
  • Go to ‘Material Properties’ and add a new material by clicking the “+” icon on the right side of “material” shown in the image below
  • Let’s give the new material a green color
  • Click the Assign button in the Materials tab under the list of materials
Add material to the selected region on the mesh
Add material to the selected region on the mesh
  • And you are done
A 3d model with different materials in Blender
A 3d model with different materials in Blender
A Blender interface screen recording demonstrating the utilization of the Product Rendering Tools Addon in Blender.
Get Product Rendering Tools Addon

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