SketchUp Make – 3D Drawing for Beginners

SketchUp Make is the free/tryout version of the premium SketchUp 3D software, and it has recently become a firm favourite of 3D printer enthusiasts and architectural modellers.

While it is in fact quite simple to use, it's actually a daunting prospect to get started on your first drawings if you don't fully understand the way it works. Fortunately, if you know a few simple facts you can get started right away.


This lesson is 24 minutes long, and in it expert trainer Phil South takes you through the basic methods of construction with primitive shape tools and also includes tips on how to make more complex shapes by extruding more complex polygons.

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