Aaron reviews the Always Face Camera option when creating a component. This will enable you to make your own scale figures and increase performance by only rendering a 2D form of the component. It's a double whammy! Learn more about creating components here, and download the model here.
Follow along in Aaron Dietzen's workflow as he designs a playhouse from scratch in SketchUp and LayOut for a builder who brings the project to life.
The SketchUp 2021 brings new tools and features to your workflow so you can design delightfully on an informed foundation.
Putting SketchUp to Work: Building a Deck
As our brand and products have evolved, so has our suite of product logos.
Check out how we add some spook to a haunted house using components to build a rod iron fence! See how we use just a little bit of geometry to create a full fence - quick and easy!
Follow along with us on our forum: https://forums.sketchup.com/t/modeling-a-workbench-and-creating-drawing-from-layout-live/131109/37
Have you heard of SketchUp for Web? Today, we give you a light introduction to the product. In this video, we will go through the differences between the web interface and the standard desktop interfa
In this video, we are going to take a look at the basics of creating dovetails. This video comes to us by a user request - and can be used in many different workflows. Follow along and learn more.
In SketchUp for Web, we are still exploring the possibilities of a web-enabled SketchUp. We’re proud to share the latest upgrades to SketchUp for Web.
Trying to build a new house from the ground up can be a daunting but rewarding task. That’s why Redfin reached out to the experts in home design to provide you with ways to optimize the design.
In this SketchUp Talk episode, we talk DIY. What is DIY? We believe it is best described as a movement or a culture.
Watch our replay of the Garden Shed live model! You are sure to pick up some tips for your own garden shed design.
Trying to model your own deck? Check out our LIVE model where we build a deck.
Meet YouTube-extraordinaire and woodworking expert, Johnny Brooke. He runs his own website, called Crafted Workshop, focusing on creating how-to videos on woodworking, DIY and home improvement.
Inspired by Dan Brown's 3D Basecamp presentation, we dive into how to handle and use different types of files when creating a large SketchUp model. Follow along as we show you some tricks on how to ke
Customize your SketchUp model by creating your own tiling textures. Don't settle for hard lines and inconsistent colors. Instead, create smooth transitions from tile to tile.
Learn best practices and SketchUp workflow tips specifically for fabrication. We sit down with Eric Schimelpfenig as he shows us how to make your 3D printing and CNC machining workflows smoother.
Are you creating geometry that has a bunch of holes in it? This can be a tedious task. Check out this Quick Win to see how you can quickly and easily create a perforated surface.
You bring the wood. We got the rest. Meet Kit&Co., a design and fabrication company that makes furniture kits, but not just your regular furniture kits, really unique ones.
Trying to create your own custom floor or tiling? With SketchUp, you can import almost any image and use it as a material or texture in your model.