3D Artist, let’s a look at this tutorial, how you can create a paint splash effect in Houdini. Tutorial by Jason Harmon, He is a 3D generalist working in Houdini and Cinema 4D.
How to create a fluids splash in Houdini?
In this tutorial we’ll learn how to create paint splashes in Houdini, using an easy control with custom Velocity Fields generated by simple curves in Houdini.
Houdini Paint Splash Tutorial
Also you can download the Houdini project file used to create the video below as well as a custom set up for creating velocity fields to shape the paint bursts.
The file is commented with tips on how to set up the shading as well as how to better art direct the bursts. You’ll also see the method in the tutorial use to mesh the simulation. Download the Houdini project file: https://gumroad.com/l/eZGnf