Maya Python Tool Scripting Tutorial - follicle constraint
In this video I am using Maya Python to demonstrate how you can write a very useful tool for rigging and CG work in general.
Download script here: http://blaabjergb.com/scripting/
If you are new to scripting or want to learn a new technique for your CG work then have a look at this video, also available in 1080p of course: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SvKhwXxePWE&feature=youtu.be
The follicle connect script or the follicle constraint script constrains any 3d object to a poly surface and it can be used to constraint buttons to coats, or similar where you want something to stick to the poly surface without rotating in strange ways.
Dont forget to visit http://blaabjergb.com/scripting/ for more tutorials