Well, after years of waiting for a better interface, I finally just threw in the towel and got ZBrush 3. I was amazed at how much I remembered from the old ZBrush 1.5b (think it was) trial. Plus, ZB3 seems to be tons more powerful and I was actually able to work on something in it for a change! Consider me a convert.
I’ll be working on multiple meshes at a time, trying to learn the app fully while doing it. All my models start in Silo (yes, I’m that Teyon) and I’m going to be bringing the sculpts from Silo into ZBrush for final work overs or retouching. Here’s the first, it’s not much but have at it: