As to funny and interesting anecdotes, I once was modeling nude on the stand for a figure drawing class, holding a 2-minute gesture pose, listening to charcoal sticks hurriedly scratching against newsprint when the door to the studio burst open and a police officer walked in.
The following pages provide thousands of examples of life model poses presented by several models representing a wide range of body types. They are designed to serve as a quick reference to help life models prepare for nude modeling sessions. Click the photo to .
Life Drawing Classes, Workshops, and Open Studios in Canada Listings in the USA Since 2009, this directory has listed art schools, ateliers, and studios where artists can paint, sculpt, or draw live art models. Life Drawing groups come and go, and schedules change, so it is wise to confirm with the organizer before attending.
Likewise, nude figures are the subject of figure paintings and figure sculpture. Art classes may use nude or clothed models. Draped and Ronald Eyre has been modeling for artists’ groups since retiring as an art teacher. However, at the age of 70, he is scaling back.