Mode: Object Mode and Edit Mode
Panel: Tool Shelf ‣ Create ‣ Add Primitive/Surface
Menu: Add ‣ Surface
Hotkey: Shift-A

To help get started in creating surfaces there are four preset NURBS surfaces, found in the Add ‣ Surface ‣ NURBS Surface, NURBS Tube, NURBS Sphere and NURBS Torus.


NURBS surface primitives.

There are also two preset NURBS surface curves (with only one control point on each V-row): NURBS Curve and NURBS Circle.


NURBS curve primitives.

Note how a circle NURBS surface is never filled, unlike its “real” curve counterpart…

Common Options

Radius, Align to View, Location, Rotation
See Common Object Options.