300,000 Members! Let's Party


The SketchUcation Community just reached another milestone of 300,000 members. Late last night, our newest member Summit, was member number 300,000. From all those involved behind the scenes, moderators, administrators and SketchUcators, we want to say thank you!

SketchUcation.com and its vibrant community was born out of a love for the SketchUp brand. Since then, we have watched the sketchUcation site and its community blossom due to the commitment, support, and generosity of its members. We love you guys!

LumenRT 2015 Preview

lumenrt 2015 preview videos

The developers at e-on Software have teased some new features coming in the next release of LumenRT 2015. It looks pretty amazing to say the least!

If you need photoreal scenes in real-time with layers, sections, and BIM information all on display then this is surely going to be of interest.

You can watch all the teaser videos to date to get a feel of what is coming in LumenRT 2015 below.

Hackberry Tree Pack released

sketchup hackberry trees

We just added 45 SketchUp 3D trees to our shop. As always they are free for Premium Members and reduced price for regular members

We also made the trees render ready for Thea Render and packed in 30+ textures to make life easy.

Learn More...

September SpaceMouse Raffle Now Open


Our monthly 3D Connexion SpaceMouse Raffle is open. If you want to be in with a chance to win the worlds best 3D navigation device then simply click the link below

Up for grabs are a SpaceMouse Pro and a SpaceMouse Wireless. If you want to be more productive while design then click the button below.

Enter Raffle

TwiLight Render for SketchUp v2.0

twilight render 2 preview for sketchup

Redesigned to be faster, friendlier, and more feature-full TwiLight 2 raises the bar for affordable rendering in SketchUp. A leaner UI, new ideas and increased power at your fingertips.

TwiLight 2.0 Preview

August 3D Connexion Winner Announced

SpaceMouse raffle winners

This month's lucky winners are (drum please....)

Our good friend, and SketchUp modeling guru, Pete Stoppel aka Solo and kitchen designer Dermot Coll are proud owners of some quality new gear from 3D Connexion.

Remember, all SketchUcation members get an exclusive discount by using this code when purchasing

We'll be opening the September raffle this week so keeps your eyes peeled!

Clara.io to create, share and render in your browser

Clara.io Beta

Clara.io is a new cloud-based 3D modeling, animation and rendering software tool that runs directly in your web browser.

It requires no downloads, no licenses and no configuration to be up and running in minutes.

This is certainly an interesting development for 3D enthusiasts. Especially considering the free plan they offer which is up to 5GB of storage.

Want to find out more read on....

July 3D Connexion SpaceMouse Raffle Winners

3dconnexion winners announced

Congratulations to our 2 lucky winners of the June 3DConnexion SpaceMouse Raffle.

1st - Bob Stiles

2nd - Leminilab

Don't forget that ALL SketchUcation members can get a 20% discount off a range of 3DConnexion devices using our exclusive Promo code.

You can also check out the newest addition to the SpaceMouse family here and see why 3Dconnexion makes you more productive in SketchUp.

Skalp for SketchUp v1.0 Beta

Skalp for SketchUp v1.0 Beta

Skalp has been designed and built as an easy to use yet powerful Live Section Tool. It represents the key missing features needed to realize a long standing dream: Creating your stunning plans and elevations inside SketchUp.

The Skalp development Team has its roots in architecture and 3D software, but that doesn't mean Skalp is for architects or Pro users only. SketchUp is being used in so many disciplines nowadays.

15 Pacific Fir Trees for SketchUp and Thea

Pacific Fir Trees for SketchUp and Thea

New addition to the shop are our highly optimized Pacific Fir 3D trees for SketchUp that are also render-render for Thea for SketchUp.

Did we forget to mention they are free for Premium Members!

You can find out more about this model pack below