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Blender Shrink Wrap

I'm building a tower for a project I'm working on and I am attempting to shrink wrap a window on to the curvature of the tower the idea being I can extrude the outer faces however it doesn't want to work. Can anyone point me in the right direction please or if there's a better way. I've followed some tutorials but most are for cutting holes etc. I'm trying to get the medieval window shape to sit on the curve of the tower

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I just don't get it, its basically a window with a rounded top that I'm trying to wrap around a cylinder


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I don't know if this helps, but can't you try to use the Boolean Modifier to "cut" the window into your cylinder ?
So, something like this:

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Been trying this but for whatever reason I just cannot get the outer brickwork to protrude from the window. There's something just not sinking in for this. I have used the Bool Tool before but although I can see the various edges I cannot see how to extrude them to make the protruding part like the attached photo, slowly going mad


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Why not place the window (it's a plane I assume?) in front of the tower, choose one of the orthogonal views (side, front) and then use the knife project tool to cut the window shape into the tower. You can then extrude, inset or whatever you want with it. I use knife project for almost all of my windows or doors cutouts, the geometry is not always clean but it rarely makes a difference in the sim.