Exporting a procedural blender texture to a file

Hi everyone,

I would like to know if I can export a texture that I have created in Blender (a procedural texture like the noise one) to an image file that I can edit with an external tool.

It would be quite handy, otherwise I can still generate procedural textures from other software but I am getting quite used to the Blender ones!

You could use Render Baking to convert your 3d procedural to a 2d image. I’m sure there’s a way to do this with Texture Nodes too … maybe look up some info for those features in the manual and release notes.

I’ve made short how-to here: