Making a 3D shape is only part of 3D modelling, you also have to work on the material the object is made from.
The target for this session is to make a shiny metal material, to make multi-coloured objects and to use computer generated textures.
finished file – stripyTut14.blend
finished model – chessTut9.blend
Optional – when you have completed the materials and the chess board, if you have time and you are eager for more, you might want to try –
adding colour to Suzanne’s head –
Try making a queen chess piece of silver with a gilt (gold) crown.