SketchUp for Interior Designers
SketchUp is a simple amazing tool for creating, viewing and modifying 3D ideas quickly and easily. SketchUp was developed to combine the elegance and spontaneity of pencil sketch with the speed and flexibility of today¡¯s digital tools.
As SketchUp allows you to draw using a familiar pencil and paper paradigm. At the end of this course, you will be able to bring your sketch ideas and hand renderings quickly and efficiently into the 3rd Dimension. You will be able to convey your design ideas with precision and accuracy. You will also learn how to apply material and plan walkthroughs for presentation.
Prerequisites: Basic Windows OS Navigation Skills.
Sketch Up Interface
Drawing Lines and Rectangles
Drawing Circles, Arcs and Polygons
Select and Erase tools
Using Measure and Protractor
Move and Copy
Using Auto fold
Using Move to Resize Curves and Curved Surfaces
Rotate and Copy
Manipulating Scale and Offset
Displaying and Smoothing Edges
Annotation Tools - Text, Dimensions etc.
Using the Axis Tool with Dimensions
Intersect and Follow Me
Intersect with Model
Making Multiple Copies
Simple Roof and Dormers
Using Offset for Roofs
Resolving Sloping Roofs
Set Slope and Double Constraints
Groups and Components
Introduction to Components
The Outliner: Manipulating Groups and Components
Painting, Materials, and Textures
Textures and Materials
Materials of Groups and Components
Using Groups to Separate Materials
Materials of Components
Sectioning and Section Cuts
Presentation and Pages
Walk and Look Around
Tour guide / Slide shows
Introduction to Sandbox Tools
Who should Attend ?
The course is targeted at all levels, and no prior experience
is assumed. However some basic computer knowledge would be advantageous, though not absolutely essential.
5 lessons x 3 Hours per session
Course Fee : S$ 450.00
Reg. fee :S$50.00
Notes Fee : S$15.00.
Small group coaching, Flexible learning hours (can be specially
arranged), Bilingual English & Mandarin course available.
5 lessons x 3 hours per session
Course Fee :S$ 500.00
Reg. fee :S$50.00
Notes Fee : S$10.00
All courses are subjected to S$50.00 registration fee.
Students will be awarded a certificate upon attaining 80% attendance
and completion of all classroom exercises.