Javelin / TriMech Author

John Lewis

John has 15+ years of experience with SOLIDWORKS and an additional 15+ years of experience in manufacturing engineering including fixturing, tooling, process planning and CNC programming.

Inserting an image into a sketch in SOLIDWORKS

Picture of a guitar body

We can insert a image into a sketch in SOLIDWORKS and use it as a background for creating 2D sketches. Multiple file formats are supported including .jpg, .tif, and .bmp, to name just a few. In this example we have a picture of a guitar…