Google SketchUp for Site Design
holistic approach to SketchUp: how it works and more importantly,
what to do with it.
Filled with tutorials from front to back, the book focuses on
the start and completion of projects that include rich detail and
expression. Each part and chapter of the book builds on the
previous chapters and tutorial.
You will learn how to approach modeling site plans, buildings
and site elements: from modeling each of these exterior environment
elements to piecing them together to generate a singular and
The book culminates with tutorials demonstrating effective and
simple ways to include grades and terrain using the Sandbox tools
and how best to integrate the entire approach with AutoCAD and
Also included are links to supplemental on-line resources such
as YouTube tutorials and free tutorial and example models from 3D
The book is useful for all SketchUp proficiency levels including
beginners, hobbyists, and professionals.