SketchUp and Blender
SketchUp and Blender based tutorials (sometimes additional software depending on tutorial). Learn how to perfect your modeling with new post-processing skills, techniques and easy to follow step by step instructions provided by highly talented professional contributors.
SketchUp Render using Blender and Photoshop by Jean-Pierre Hurel
Jean-Pierre Hurel (better known as Orgelf in the Internet design communities), a visual artist, explains his simple technique on how to achieve this render of a SketchUp model he made by using Blender and Photoshop . It produces what has been described as a cartoon/comic book effect.
Blender to SketchUp – A Workaround for Texturing Organic Shapes by Michalis Zissiou
Although SketchUp is one of the easiest and fastest applications for architectural modeling when it comes to organic forms, texturing and rendering organic shapes it falls short and has not as yet solved this issue. The major problem of SketchUp is that it triangulates things thus making it difficult for smoothing and UV mapping of textures. Check out my tutorial for the workaround!