We recently sent Eric Schimelpfenig, craftsman and SketchUp guru, to visit Virginia Tech. Through The SketchUp Visiting Professionals Program Eric was able to share his deep knowledge of SketchUp with the students and instructors. Conducting hands-on workshops Eric illuminated students and staff alike, propelling their skills and empowering their creativity.
Time to make your own scale figure! First step is to import an image so that you can trace yourself into 2D...
Check out this great introductory webinar to real-time visualization using Enscape and SketchUp.
Professor Leyla Aghayeva teaches SketchUp, V-Ray, 3DS Max, and Photoshop to some of the top interior design students in the country at New York School of Interior Design (NYSID).
See how FIT and the PAVE competition is paving the way for visual merchandising, retail and display education.
Introducing our series on LayOut! Don't worry you don't have to watch them all to understand LayOut and use it: pick and choose what you want to learn. In this video, we show you how LayOut is set up
Your toolkit of essential shortcuts and must-have extensions to get you on your way.
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.
Working remotely (from home or otherwise) can either be a dream-come-true, not-so-ideal, or your standard work mode. We've got some collaboration tricks that will help you work.
In our first episode of SketchUp Talk season 3, we go behind the scenes and talk to our education programs coordinator, Chris Brasher.
Any 3D enthusiast can add these to their workflow to improve productivity and speed up modeling.
Get the inside scoop of how University of Colorado Boulder, Senior Instructor, Jade Polizzi teaches a design and build class during the semester.
A top academic in landscape architecture at the University of Guelph, Dr. Nadia Amoroso focuses her work and her teaching methodology on visual representation, urban design, and creative mapping.
University of Reading Professor of Classics Dr. Matthew Nicholls teaches ancient history at Reading University in the UK, where he has been working on a large-scale digital model of ancient Rome
See how Trimble’s Visiting Professionals Program brings design and construction industry leaders to university classrooms.
Did you know that when you draw a circle the corners that meet the axis are called cardinal points? If you click on those cardinal points, you can quickly and easily resize your circle.
After realizing the lack of women in woodworking, Maria Klemperer-Johnson founded the Hammerstone School of Carpentry for Women.
Having a hard time making edits or changes to small geometry in your SketchUp model? Follow along as we show you how to use the scale-up method as a workaround for dealing with smaller geometry. Thank
Isabella Giacomin Innovation Specialist We’ve heard both professionals and hobbyists refer to SketchUp as a “life-changer,” but never before has that been truer than in Campinas, Brazil. There, Trimb
Trying to work inside a completed model? Try using Section Planes as a temporary tool to peek and work inside your model, unimpeded by the front half of your building or project.
Ever wondered how design professionals manage to create gorgeous but more importantly functional models? (Ones that don’t take an age to load up and orbit?!) Well, wonder no more! We gleaned ten top