Zen Sets is an add-on for creating, managing, and visualizing Collections and Mesh Element Groups. Save the selection of Verts / Edges / Faces / Objects to bring it back whenever you want, modify it, and display it by color in Viewport in a couple of clicks. Meet true Selection Sets for Blender!
Create, manage and visualize Objects Groups based on the native Blender Collection system.
Sets and Parts Modes for Mesh Elements (Verts / Edges / Faces). Sets Mode (each Element can belong to different Groups) and Parts Mode (each Element belongs to only one Group).
Display System that helps find and select each Zen Sets Group and Collection by displaying it by color in the Viewport and UV Editor.
Zen Sets Workspace Tool for fast switching between Zen Sets Groups. It also provides a simulation of Zbrush Polygroup behavior for Selecting and Hiding Groups in Parts Mode.
Import / Export Zen Sets Groups to native Vertex Groups, Face Maps, Vertex Colors, and vice versa.
Converting Сollections to Empty objects and back preserving hierarchy and objects positions.
Pinned Group to find UV Islands location on 3D model with disabled UV Sync mode.
Auto Groups Operator to create Groups automatically from linked faces.
Create Objects from Groups Operator. Divide mesh into Objects using Zen Sets Groups.
Zen Sets API with examples. It allows to color areas of the mesh and see them in Viewport and UV Editor.
Quick Support on the Discord channel.
What's new in Zen Sets (v1.3)
How to install and use Zen Sets (v1.0)
What are the advantages of Zen Sets Mesh Element Groups in comparison with native Vertex Groups / Face Maps?
Zen Sets has Parts and Sets Modes to provide a wider choice of Element Groups. Vertex Sets, Vertex Parts, Edge Sets, Edge Parts, Face Sets, and Face Parts Groups.
Zen Sets can display each Group by color in Viewport and UV Editor.
Zen Sets has statistics about how many Elements contain each Group.
Zen Sets has multi-object support.
Zen Sets has quick access to each Group.