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Sketch-Based Modeling

Tuesday, 2 August
10:30 am - 12:15 pm
Room 515B
Session Chair: Cassidy Curtis, DreamWorks Animation

Sketch-Based Modeling of Parameterized Objects

A modeling system that is capable of constructing 3D models of particular object classes from 2D sketches.

Chen Yang
The University of British Columbia
cyang (at)

Dana Sharon
Michiel van de Panne
The University of British Columbia

Sketch-Based Modeling With the BlobTree

An interactive sketch-based modeling tool based on the BlobTree hierarchical implicit modeling system. The tool supports intuitive gesture-driven CSG and blending operations with a built-in construction history.

Ryan Schmidt
University of Calgary
rms (at)

Brian Wyvill
Mario Costa-Sousa
University of Calgary

Inferring 3D Free-Form Shapes From Contour Drawings

An interface for creating a free-form 3D shape from a complex 2D sketch. The resulting 3D model matches the contour and is a plausible interpretation of the drawing.

Olga Karpenko
Brown University
koa (at)

John F. Hughes
Brown University

Dynamic Planar Map Illustration

Live Paint is a new illustration metaphor that combines the editability of traditional vector illustration with the simplicity and straightforwardness of planar map illustration.

Paul Asente
Adobe Systems Incorporated
asente (at)

Mike Schuster
Adobe Systems Incorporated