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Welcome to "My Little 3D"

We are a group of 3D artists who happen to like MLP:FIM and creating fanart with programs like Autodesk Maya/3DS Max/Mudbox, Blender, Cinema 4D, XSI, Zbrush, etc.
This group will showcase 3D pony art, training, and assets across the community.

Become a member!

Are you creating pony related custom models? Then you can join as member of this group :)

If you're not creating any custom models please use the "Watch"-Button on the right upper corner to keep up-to-date with the latest submissions posted here.

For SFM art, we suggest going to our sister group. That group is focused on art created with SFM and models specifically made for the program.



Collection of Free Training Resources

This section is to compile free training resources for various applications, disciplines, and skill levels.


Maya Toolbelt - Maya Toolbelt is a comprehensive series of training videos showing what each and every function available in Maya can do and how to use it.  It's great for beginners and as reference.  He updates it regularly, so subscribe to have it popup in your Youtube subscriptions.

Digital Tutors - DT is the goto source for comprehensive training, but it costs money.  They offer their Introduction to Maya 2016 course for free.  Here's a few of the videos [1][2][3][4][5][6][7]

Modeling Minute - David Lally is a 3D artist at Pixar, and he has a few videos geared towards beginners.

Simply Maya offers a handful of videos

EDGE-3D CGI - Has several Maya-related playlists.  The link is to their modeling in maya beginner series.  They have a wide variety of other application tutorials too.


Note:  As the author of this post, I realize that there is a multitude of training out there for Blender, but I am not a Blender user.  Link your favorites in comments.

Blender Guru - Over 190 videos covering various topics.
Blender Cookie 
Blender HD
CG Geek
33 Assorted Blender Tutorials

More will come from this post.  Here is a few to get started.
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flutteryami Featured By Owner Edited 1 day ago
is this group still aktiv ? if yes i don't want to join but i am curious if i can ask someone to "create" a 3d render for printing of some of my custom ponies
SkyPJVerse Featured By Owner Jan 6, 2022  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Hey Can I Join Please?
SkyPJVerse Featured By Owner Jan 5, 2022  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Can I Join??
I just wish i was good at doing mlp in 3d art
Santiblocks Featured By Owner Mar 2, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Hi :3, i´m new
The4thaggie Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Hi, New, I'm Aggie :P
Santiblocks Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Hi xD
R4DIO-HAZARD Featured By Owner Jun 22, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I wish I could make 3D models of my MLP OC's but I don't know why...

Anyone could give me a tutorial or a good program for me for 3D modeling?  (not a professional program,a easy program for beginners) 
TheOwlGoesMoo Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
If you want to make models from scratch, Blender would probablyu be your best bet. There's a learning curve of course, but there's also a ton of resources, tutorials, and even short free courses in it. Plus it's free, so no spending thousands of dollars on ZBrush or Maya.…
Santiblocks Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
There is always the option of cracking at having it for free ;)
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