Sculpting with the Smoove tool


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Sculpting with the Smoove tool

The next way to sculpt the terrain from scratch is by using the Smoove tool. Now this actually works with a finer grain mesh. It is actually an interactive way of sculpting terrain and I really like it. Let's go ahead and use that tool. I am going to zoom out a little bit. And I am going to create a terrain from scratch but it has got a grid spacing of 10, I am going to make it 2 feet so I can have a much finer grained grid. So I am going to go ahead and sketch out my baseline and then sketch out my grid. Now you will notice this grid is a lot more finally detailed and that is fine. But just be aware of that the more detail you have in this mesh, the more computing power you are going to need to edit it. So if you get bogged down, you are going to have to go back to a more finally grained mesh. So I am going to go ahead and select this and double click on it and then I am going to select the Smoove tool. Now when I do that, you will see a little circle comes out around my cursor a...

Sculpting with the Smoove tool
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Sculpting with the Smoove tool provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by George Maestri as part of the SketchUp 6 Essential Training

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