The Complete SketchUp Guide - Fundamentals of SketchUp
What you'll learn
- SketchUp Fundamentals
- 3D Modeling Basics
- Room Planning and Architectural Sketch Modeling
- Photo Match and Geo Location
- Have a computer and software trial or full version of SketchUp
Get started in SketchUp the right way with a professional guide, learning fundamentals, working on practical exercises and step by step guides to one of the best and most powerful intuitive 3D modelers out there.
In this course, you will learn how to design, model and render anything in SketchUp. You get my 15 years of experience with SketchUp and industry experience, as you learn the basics of the interface up to making intermediate models all in SketchUp. I've designed, modeled and rendered dozens of winning project entries, built projects and just crazy ideas, and I love helping young designers get the best out of their tools.
What you get with this course:
Learn how to expertly navigate the SketchUp Interface
Understand how to create and develop 3d models in SketchUp
Learn how to render and visualize your models
Learn how to make Architecture and buildings with SketchUp
Learn SketchUp productivity tips and techniques
Learn how to render with Enscape and V-Ray
What topics are covered:
Making & Editing 2D Geometry
Making & Editing 3D Geometry
Working with Groups, Components and the Outliner
Measuring and Dimension
Setting Up Views & Styles
Importing and Exporting Images and Models and Animations
Making Boolean Editing
Rendering with Enscape & V-Ray(free trials available)
If you want to learn SketchUp so you can ace 3d modeling, then this is the course for you!
Who this course is for:
Brandon Gibbs is an award winning licensed Architect, Creative Director of MotionFORM and Architect in Residence at I Am The Studio. Brandon received a Masters in Architecture from the Architectural Association, studying under Patrik Schumacher of Zaha Hadid, where he began his thesis and research into parametric Architecture. Brandon has design several pavilions, universities, churches, modern homes in addition to several award winning film and animation projects. He regularly speaks and mentor young Architects and designers in organizations like AIA (American Institute of Architects) NOMA (National Organization of Minority Architects) and AIGA (American Institute of Graphic Artists).
I have spoken at several design conferences, media events, network groups and have gone from consulting a diversity of clients to professing the secrets of design, branding to listeners at all levels.
Designers of all shapes and sizes have learned and succeeded from my programs, and I’ll help you win, too if you give me a try.