• 10
    Oct

    “POCHE”- HOW TO FILL COLOR THE SECTIONS

    During the last years, by looking into projects of many architectural offices, I noticed something that they had in common. Mostly in classic architectural drawings, the area that is being «cut» in a section drawing, was filled with a color. Especially in black and white drawings, it is very common to fill the section are with black color, in order ...
  • 9
    Oct

    MAKE ROUND CORNERS WITH ARC TOOL

    One of the functions that is missing from the SketchUp tools, is the «Fillet». The «Fillet» function, in every other 3D design software, can turn the corners of a surface, into curves or arcs. In SketchUp, this can be done, with the simple way that we are about to see. After all, like we’ve said before, SketchUp is a software ...
  • 8
    Oct

    MOVE TOOL EXTRA FEATURES

    The «Move» tool in SketchUp, is a very useful tool, with which we can perform even more functions. Inside the «Move» tool, are also hidden the «Copy», «Array» and «Multiple Divider» functions. All these three, have one basic target, to Copy an object, but each one of them, in their own specific way. As we have mentioned before, SketchUp has ...
  • 27
    Sep

    DIFFERENCE BETWEEN FRONT AND BACK SURFACES IN SKETCHUP

    When I started using Sketchup, one of the first things that made me wonder, was why there were two surfaces of different colour, since there was no difference when I design something. I must admit, that only the last few years i began to wonder what was the real reason that this was happening, when I had evolved my designs ...