Free, User friendly, 3D Software, and it’s Great for Artists

Do you know about SketchUp? It can be a really handy tool for artists. SketchUp is a free 3-D modeling program simplified so that almost anyone can use it.


Most 3-D software is very complex to use where as SketchUp was designed to be accessible by anyone. This software is available in both free and professional versions. As well as being very easy to use, SketchUp also offers a 3-D warehouse where users have uploaded 3D objects like windows, cars, trees, buildings, and a plethora of other objects.


Example from comic artist Leinil Francis Yu, using Google Sketch Up to create the Sanctum Sanctorum of Doctor Strange and then integrate it into his drawing.

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