SketchUp 1 – The Designers' Studio

SketchUp 1

SketchUp 1


SketchUp is a 3D modelling programme from google in which students can transform 2D drawings into stunning 3Ds. SketchUp helps visualize designs and make them a reality. Ever had a problem explaining to someone an idea you had for a room alteration? Well, with the course you’ll be able to show them! Whether you are new to using 3D software or are even new to a computer, the tutor’s straight forward step- by- step explanations ensure you will be able to make your own models with ease.

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What does the course cover?
Topic 1

• Program Overview and settings for PC and Mac
• Understanding the x,y,z planes and navigating between them
• Understanding all tool sets and examples
• Completing class activity using tool sets

Topic 2

• Drawing plans in 3D SketchUp
• Understanding layers
• Making the cornice with follow me
• Making walls, flooring and ceiling

Topic 3

• Adding curtains, doors and windows.
• Adding furniture on to the face of planes.
• Making groups.
• Moving, rotating and scaling furniture

Topic 4

• Adding colour to the 3D
• Adding and making your own textures
• Changing the Style of the final image (At least 3-4 final shots with different angles)
• Exporting shots


• February 7th – 28th (every Monday) – In Studio 9AM to 1PM

• February 13th – March 6th (every Sunday) – In Studio 1:30Pm to 5:30PM

Abu Dhabi

• February 9th – March 2nd (every Wednesday) – In Studio 9AM to 1PM


In Studio- 2100 AED
Pre-recorded- 1850AED


None, however basic computer literacy is required.


Laptop with 4GB RAM & wheel mouse.

Internship & Work

The Designers’ Studio runs an active Internship Programme whereby we collaborate with several interior design companies and showrooms such as Pottery Barn, Ethan Allen, Crate and Barrel to name a few. The end goal of our training is to secure work in the industry for our graduates and we actively facilitate this. Work shadowing is organised for top students during holiday breaks. Great care is taken to match the student’s aspirations and abilities with a suitable practice.

  • Price :

    AED 2100

  • Start Date : 07-02-2022
  • Duration : 4 Week
  • Max Availability : 8
  • Difficulty : Beginner
  • Location : The Designers' Studio