Learn the fundamentals of SketchUp by following along with this video series. Each video is a mini-project that will introduce new tools and essential techniques to the SketchUp work flow. This is Part 3, which focuses on an interior space. You will use the Tape Measure tool to create reference edges, learn more about the Offset and Push/Pull tools, copy objects and finally paint surfaces and bring in additional models from the 3D Warehouse.
Tyson's back with another Skill Builder! Here he shows how to quickly and accurately move geometry by using...
With the unprecedented number of students and educators adjusting to distance learning, the SketchUp Education team would like to share some of our favorite free educational resources.
As we all learn how to live and work together but from a social distance, we need to come up with new ways to arrange our homes to accommodate both privacy and intimacy.
In our first episode of SketchUp Talk season 3, we go behind the scenes and talk to our education programs coordinator, Chris Brasher.
It's back to school time, which means awesome new features for those of you teaching with SketchUp for Schools.
If a tool or command doesn’t exist in SketchUp, Julia Christina Eneroth builds it. A designer and developer, Christina has published 66 extensions and plugins to Extension Warehouse.
Are you working with 3D scan models, or trying to easily set even dimensions for your model? Follow along in this video tutorial as Aaron shows you a tool.
We have had a lot of requests for a LayOut based Skill Builder, so let's start by preparing a SketchUp file for import into LayOut!
Aaron showed how to draw drapes using only native SketchUp commands. Now let's see what we can do when we use a couple of extensions! Curviloft by Fredo6: https://extensions.sketchup.com/en/content/c
By popular demand, Aaron is showing how to go about modeling drapes using only native SketchUp commands. No extensions, no 3DWarehouse, no shenanigans! Just pure SketchUp 3D magic!
Part 4 in our Architectural hit list! This time we will cover a few tips for putting rough openings into the exterior walls!
Have you heard of Cardinal Points before? No? Well, they are in SketchUp, and they do some pretty cool stuff! Check it out and try modifying some Cardinal Points of your own!
Have you ever seen one of those cool looking exploded views of a piece of furniture or model of something? Did you know you can make one of those in just a few minutes in SketchUp?
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
Joshua Cohen of Fat Pencil Studio talks through his process for construction logistics modeling including creating a base model, adding logistics and phasing information, and tips for presenting. http
Guess who the new scale figure for SketchUp for Schools is? It's Dr. Temple Grandin!
Tutorials created for K-12 educators and students to easily get started making models in SketchUp. Start by launching SketchUp, choosing a template, knowing toolsets, and navigating within your model.
SketchUp for Education: this video features two High Schools that use 3D modeling for history and technology projects. Learn more about SketchUp for Education at http://sketchup.com
SketchUp created Project Spectrum for autistic children due to a recent discovery that the strength of autism shines in 3D. Find out more about the project on our site!
Tutorials created for K-12 educators and students to easily get started making models in SketchUp. Start by modeling a simple dog house, applying materials, and importing components.
How so sharks, rays, and modeling go together? Find out here. Learn about how SketchUp was game-changer for the New England Aquarium.