07 Jan '13, 2pm

Learn how to "Script a Christmas Card with Ruby" in @SketchUp - My tutorial on @SketchUcation is now live!

Learn how to "Script a Christmas Card with Ruby" in @SketchUp - My tutorial on @SketchUcation is now live!

What I want to do in this article is give you a quick tutorial how you can create a beautiful Christmas card using Ruby to place objects. Of course the same method can be used for other purposes than making Christmas cards. The method I am using here is one that I describe in much more detail in Chapter 6 of my newly released book “Architectural Design with SketchUp ” (published by John Wiley & Sons). In the book, I am showing how one can use small Ruby 10-liners to easily create all kinds of “scripted” geometry such as patterned panels, solar-responsive façade designs or attractor-based designs. Other chapters in this book cover photorealistic rendering, plugins, component-based design as well as provide a SketchUp refresher/primer. So how does this work? The image that I had envisioned for this card was one that didn’t feature a tree but rather shows the outline of the t...

Full article: http://sketchucation.com/resources/tutorials/48-advanced/...

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