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SketchUp Tutorials (by Series)

  • SketchUp Tutorial Series: SketchUp for Everyone

    SketchUp for Everyone

    • 48:42
    • 13

    Designed with the SketchUp generalist in mind, this series focuses on how to arrange pre-made 3D furniture to create a room in SketchUp and then present & share the design with colleagues or friends.


  • SketchUp Tutorial Series: SketchUp Level One

    SketchUp Level One

    • 02:19:11
    • 15

    To master SketchUp, you must begin by developing strong fundamental skills. Level One starts at the very beginning with how to properly use the 2D drawing tools in SketchUp and builds you up to using the fundamental tools and commands to create basic 2D and 3D models.


  • SketchUp Tutorial Series: SketchUp Level Two

    SketchUp Level Two

    • 02:04:21
    • 22

    Level Two builds upon the skills you developed in Level One to assist you in creating more complex 3D models and presentations.


  • SketchUp Tutorial Series: LayOut for Everyone

    LayOut for Everyone

    • 01:10:13
    • 10

    No matter what your SketchUp skill level might be, this series teaches you all of the fundamental skills for using LayOut to translate a SketchUp model into a design presentation or set of construction documents.


  • SketchUp Tutorial Series: LayOut Q&A

    LayOut Q&A

    • 10:04:41
    • 9

    LayOut is a powerful tool for turning your SketchUp models into professional drawings and presentations. Over time, we have answered a lot of LayOut questions by webinar. This is a collection of question and answer webinar recordings that have touched on LayOut. Note: Some videos contain information unrelated to LayOut and may also appear in other series.


  • SketchUp Tutorial Series: SketchUp and CAD

    SketchUp and CAD

    • 02:03:33
    • 29

    Nearly every design professional will need to wrestle with importing or exporting CAD to/from SketchUp. In this series, we teach you how to do both, as well as provide you several tips and tricks that are guaranteed to speed-up your SketchUp & CAD workflow.


  • SketchUp Tutorial Series: CAD and SketchUp Workflow Q&A

    CAD and SketchUp Workflow Q&A

    • 05:01:01
    • 4

    If CAD files are a part of your SketchUp-based workflow, chances are you have run into the same problems that we all have faced. Over time, we have answered a lot of CAD related questions by webinar. This is a collection of question and answer webinar recordings that have touched on CAD and SketchUp. Note: Some videos contain information unrelated to CAD and SketchUp and may also appear in other series.


  • SketchUp Tutorial Series: Shaderlight Webinar Series

    Shaderlight Webinar Series

    • 02:26:06
    • 3

    Shaderlight is a powerful yet intuitive photorealistic rendering program for SketchUp. This series walks you through the ins and outs of creating stunning, professional renderings using Shaderlight.


  • SketchUp Tutorial Series: Rendering Q&A

    Rendering Q&A

    • 03:37:57
    • 3

    Interested in learning more about your SketchUp rendering options? Inside this series, we review VRay, SU Podium, IDX Renditioner and Piranesi and show you the basics of how to get started with each. Note: This is a collection of question and answer webinar recordings.


  • SketchUp Tutorial Series: Advanced Modeling Tips & Tricks Q&A

    Advanced Modeling Tips & Tricks Q&A

    • 20:55:12
    • 18

    Have you ever seen something and wondered, "how would you model that in SketchUp?". We all have! Over time, we have answered quite a few of those types of questions in our webinars. This series is a collection of webinars that touched on advanced modeling tips & tricks for SketchUp. Note: Some videos contain information unrelated to advanced modeling tips & tricks and may also appear in other series.


  • SketchUp Tutorial Series: SketchUp Plugins, Ruby Scripts & Extensions Q&A

    SketchUp Plugins, Ruby Scripts & Extensions Q&A

    • 05:46:51
    • 5

    One of the most powerful features of SketchUp is the ability to add extra functionality through the installation of Extensions (also known as: Plugins, Ruby Scripts, or Add-ons). Over time, we have reviewed some of the most popular extensions as a part of this series of question and answer webinar recordings. Note: Some videos contain information unrelated to extensions and may also appear in other series.


  • SketchUp Tutorial Series: File Size Management Q&A

    File Size Management Q&A

    • 05:57:12
    • 4

    After working in SketchUp for a while, chances are that you will create a large file that begins to bog-down SketchUp and ultimately slow down your process. The good news is that there are some file management tips that can relieve some of the pain of working with large files. Take a look at this series of question and answer webinar recordings if you could use some pointers on working with bigger SketchUp files. Note: Some videos contain information unrelated to file size management and may also appear in other series.


  • SketchUp Tutorial Series: Creating Presentations Q&A

    Creating Presentations Q&A

    • 03:35:16
    • 3

    Looking for help with preparing your SketchUp model for Presentations and Animations? Check out this collection of question and answer webinar recordings that have touched on creating presentations from SketchUp. Note: Some videos contain information unrelated to presentations and may also appear in other series.


  • SketchUp Tutorial Series: Materials & Textures Q&A

    Materials & Textures Q&A

    • 12:39:22
    • 11

    Half of the battle of making your SketchUp model look nice lies in adding the right materials and textures. Fortunately for you, a lot of your peers have asked a number of questions on the topic already! Check out this collection of question and answer webinar recordings that have touched on working with materials and textures in SketchUp. Note: Some videos contain information unrelated to materials or textures and may also appear in other series.


  • SketchUp Tutorial Series: Dynamic Components Q&A

    Dynamic Components Q&A

    • 06:07:41
    • 5

    We recommend you start using and even making your dynamic components if you need objects in your model that have the smarts to change options like size, shape, color and more. In this collection of question and answer webinar recordings, we introduce the features and benefits of dynamic components in SketchUp. Note: Some videos contain information unrelated to dynamic components and may also appear in other series.


  • SketchUp Tutorial Series: Geomodeling & Landscape Q&A

    Geomodeling & Landscape Q&A

    • 06:26:00
    • 7

    SketchUp is a great tool for working on landscape design or on designing structures in the context of their location in the world. Whether you need info on terrain modeling, working with satellite and geo-coordinates or learning how SketchUp can fit into a landscaping workflow, this collection of question and answer webinar recordings has you covered. Note: Some videos contain information unrelated to landscaping and geomodeling and may also appear in other series.


  • SketchUp Tutorial Series: Measure & Draw your Space

    Measure & Draw your Space

    • 24:21
    • 12

    This series takes you inside a real-world kitchen remodel project to provide step-by-step instructions for measuring a room and translating the dimensions to SketchUp.