It turns out to be easy to get Google SketchUp the awesomely easy and intuitive 3d Modeller to work well and run under WINE in Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin – just use PlayOnLinux
Run Ubuntu Software Centre and search for playonlinux
Then Install It and then run it.
The Click Install in PlayOnLinux and search For SketchUp – install it and run it.
Open 3D files and Sketch On Up.
The File is A Collage by Keith Farquhar Brain and Spray Can 3 . skp which we hope to collaborate on.
Next Up How to Import / Export between Sketchup and Blender