Chapter 1 – Introduction

This introductory chapter describes the book and lays out how SketchUp fits into the designer’s toolbox.

You can read it for free here.

SketchUp Models In This Chapter:

Below are two of the models that you can explore interactively in your browser:

View and download all models from this chapter on the 3D Warehouse:

Links In This Chapter:

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Videos In This Chapter:

There are no videos available for this chapter.

Next Steps:

  • Chapter 2 covers SketchUp basics, work organization and introduces you to resources such as community websites and discussion forums.

Discuss Your Work:

You can talk to me or discuss general SketchUp topics with other users on this site in the following groups:

SketchUp for Architecture group or SketchUp for Construction group