I am Mahima Prasad 22 years old from India. And yeah, about my first play with Sketchup …. So, being an architecture student I started using SketchUp an year ago. Now it is on the personal level, but I am looking forward to use it in my upcoming professional career too.
I’m Jenny W from South Africa, an architect by training and recently retired from a job where I was programme manager for infrastructure delivery. I come from the era of the drawing board and have since used CorelDraw and Visio when a computer graphic was needed. A few years ago I started trying out SketchUp. It’s been sporadic and slow… Whilst I’ve spent many hours and produced some passable drawings, I’m still very much a Beginner. Now I have more time and would like to get better at it, so that it doesn’t take me so loooong to do simple things.
Hello, I am Norm and I am a retired educator from Aberdeen, Scotland, taking to woodworking and keen to learn Sketchup. My learning curve to get this far has been … let’s say - challenging. But, I am trying to travel optimistically and believe my issues are just teething problems and all will be worth it in the long run. I am using a trial version of the software for the moment, but I am looking to buy in once I feel I can get to grips with it. I prefer (normally) desktop apps over web versions, hence willing to buy in if I can get me head around things with confidence. Cheers!
Hi, I am Marc and I’d like to learn how to design and build things with SketchUp. So far I think it is an amazing and intuitive tool. As soon as I have learned the basics I would like to introduce SketchUp at my school as I am a teacher. I would like to offer students a class where they can learn creative thinking and working if they wish to.
Who am I? I’m Kaiden Hilditch - a hobbyist.
What is your industry and profession? I aspire to be an architect. But am too young to be any of the careers that the pros use SU for
Where do you use SketchUp? I use it personally, making projects to build up a portfolio for the future as well as designing things for family.
Why do you use SketchUp and what is your favorite thing about it? I use SU as it’s the first modeling program I found that has a free option. I absolutely love the “Follow Me” tool
How proficient are you in SketchUp? I’m a beginner in intermediacy, if that makes sense.
Have you gone to a SketchUp 3DBasecamp?I have not, being based in the UK, although I would love to one day.
What is your current set up?I use a Windows 10 Home 64x laptop,
Intel Core i7-10750H
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080Ti
4K UHD display
I use SU Make '17.
Do you have a 3D Warehouse page with your models, Extensions, or a website you would like to link to or show off to us?
I’ve published one model to the warehouse and will probably post more over time.
Kaiden H. | 3D Warehouse
Anything else you would like to tell us?Nope.
What is your favorite Emoji?
Do you enjoy long walks on the beach...?I don’t live near one but when I’m near one, yes I do!
There is a free app, Make '17. Find it here: https://sketchup.com/download/all
Who are you?*
What is your industry and profession?I’m an arts student.
Where do you use SketchUp? Personally/professionally?For class!
Why do you use SketchUp and what is your favorite thing about it?(Besides using it to impress the babes/bros…) It’s not too hard to pick up!
How proficient are you in SketchUp?Beginner.
Have you gone to a SketchUp 3DBasecamp?No, I wish!
What is your current set up?Windows 10, Sketchup Pro
Do you have a 3D Warehouse page with your models, Extensions, or a website you would like to link to or show off to us?Maybe in the future.
Anything else you would like to tell us?Looking for mentorship if anyone is open to it!
Who are you?I’m Daniela, a SketchUp lover.
What is your industry and profession?I’m an architec and instructor. I teach about drawing and softwares for Interior Design, Landscaping and Architecture.
Where do you use SketchUp?To teach others!
Why do you use SketchUp and what is your favorite thing about it?*Because it’s so friendly!
How proficient are you in SketchUp?I’m a professional. I been worked with SketchUp since 2004!
Have you gone to a SketchUp 3DBasecamp?No, I’m from Brazil and I don’t have the opportunity yet.
What is your current set up?Windows 10, Sketchup Web! My instructor 2020 version expired and because of the economic situation here in Brazil I don’t have money to get another license, even with discount!
Do you have a 3D Warehouse page with your models, Extensions, or a website you would like to link to or show off to us?Sure! My blog and portfolio Arq. Daniela Hladkyi (sorry I don’t have updated my works) and my recent Youtube channel Daniela Z. Hladkyi - YouTube
Anything else you would like to tell us?Looking for a way to make an online educational business viable.
Hello, I am Mark Shaw. I am a technical writer for a major EDA firm in the US, but the important thing is how I use SketchUp. I am a judge in the dog sport of Barn Hunt and I use SketchUp to design my courses. There are at least two other Barn Hunt judges who use SketchUp for this purpose. These courses consist of very simple objects that represent floors, boards, straw bales, and the like. I like SketchUp for this because it allows me to see my courses in three dimensions.
I would call myself an intermediate user without a lot of depth. I’ve been using Sketchup for about seven years, but as I noted above my needs and designs are very simple.
I have not gone to a 3DBasecamp, whatever that is!
Setup is Windows 10, SketchUp Pro version 21.0.391. I do not have a warehouse page. Here is a typical example of what I do with SketchUp - the green, blue, and red boxes are straw bales and the gray-and-white checkerboard is the floor for a Barn Hunt ring.