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SketchUp 2014 for Architectural Visualization Second Edition by Robin de Jongh, Thomas Bleicher

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Richard's sketchy pencil technique

By now, you have probably learned all you need to know about creating non-photoreal artistic compositions using SketchUp and GIMP. All the skills are contained in the Dennis Technique you've just mastered. However, let's look at a pencil-only method that takes these techniques still a little further. This method relies just as little on artistic judgment and skill, because most of the pencil look is created automatically. It's developed from a technique that we named the Richard Method because of Richard Jeffrey who first proposed it on the original SketchUp forum during the Dennis thread. Here is Richard's wonderful pencil image:

Setting up the Pencil Sketch Technique in SketchUp

To prepare for the Pencil Sketch ...

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