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Introduction to SketchUp for Interior Decorators and Designers

SketchUp is a simple yet amazingly powerful software tool for creating, viewing, and modifying 3D ideas quickly and easily, combining the spontaneity of pencil sketching with the speed and flexibility of today’s digital media.  You’ll create photorealistic views of interior or exterior spaces, combined with styles, shadows and 3D walk-through animations.  Bring thumb drive to save projects worked on in class.  Software can be downloaded for free at home.

Instructor: Stacy Sawyer, experienced residential interior designer and instructor

Course Information

Dates/Times: Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., four weeks, 11/29-12/20

Location: Haverhill

Cost: $219 + $10 capital fee

CRN: 609 Course Number: IDEC1010 Section: OWA

SketchUp Part 2  NEW!

Continuation from Intro to SketchUp for Interior Decorators, students will learn more advanced camera tools for navigation around their model and exporting 2D graphic images and 3D video files.  Use of sand box tools will be covered to integrate terrain and geography into their model.  Introduction to Layout software (provided with SketchUp Pro) will be used to create a working sheet set for a completed project.

Instructor: Stacy Sawyer, (see above for bio)

Course Information

Dates/Times: Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., three weeks, 12/6-12/20

Location: Haverhill

Cost: $145 + $10 capital fee

CRN: 710 Course Number: IDEC1016 Section: OWA