Creating domes in SketchUp is one of the first basic lessons that you cannot ignore to be able to design well with SketchUp. With this basic dome skill you can apply to many different plans and projects. Follow the article below to see how. However, before entering this article, please refer to how to install SketchUp if your computer has not installed this software. And after installing SketchUp is done, let’s move on to creating domes.
How to create a dome in SketchUp
Step 1: Take the arcs tool in the left toolbar and draw an arc.
Then continue to draw a small inner arc and outline as shown below.
Step 2: Use the 3D shaping tool in the left toolbar to drag the image in step 1 into a 3D shape.
Step 3: Next use the tools Midpoint to define the center for the figure.
Step 4: From that center drag a line upwards, then continue to draw arcs as shown below.
And draw a small arc and contours similar to step 1.
Step 5: Click on the shape below and then right-click and select Explode.
Then click on the outline’s outer border.
Step 6: Then you select the 3D framing tool as shown and click on the face of the arc just drawn in step 4.
So the basic dome shape has taken shape. You can refer to and edit the dome according to many other images.
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