Shape tools

Use the shape tools in Adobe Substance 3D Stager to draw and stamp basic 3D shapes. See the shape documentation for details on the properties for each shape.


To use the shape tools

  1. Activate a shape tool on the toolbar.
  2. Click and drag in the viewport to draw the shape.
  3. Change tool options to customize the tool interaction methods.







NameDescriptionShortcut
Box toolCreates boxes and cubes.M
Sphere toolCreates spheres.O
Torus toolCreates tori.U
Cone toolCreates cones.K
Cylinder toolCreates cylinders.Y


Tool Options

Construction method

The method for viewport interactions.

Base: Draw the shape from corner to corner of the base.

Center Base:  Draw the shape outward from the center of the base.

Stamp: Create a shape with default properties and uniform scale.