Welcome to life models, figurative artists, and those considering nude modeling!
This site is designed to be a comprehensive reference source for art models (also known as figure models or life models) and those considering becoming life models.
This site is also designed to provide helpful information — such as videos and lists of book references — for figurative artists that draw, paint, and sculpt life models.
Athough those interested in draped modeling or portrait modeling will find much information of interest — such as art programs in your area — the primary focus of this website will be for those interested in nude modeling.
Pages of interest for figurative artists
- A list of instructional internet resources for life drawing
- A list of instructional and reference books for figurative artists
- Links to video demonstrations for figurative artists
Pages of interest for experienced life models
- Links to sites providing ideas for life modeling poses
- An extensive listing of books about and references for artist models
Pages of interest to new life models and those considering life modeling
- Frequently asked questions (FAQ) about all aspects figure modeling (including those questions you may be embarrased to ask)
- Instructions on how to prepare for and serve as a life model for a figure drawing session
- A glossary of life modeling terms
Pages of interest to all
- The most comprehensive list anywhere of figure model guilds and associations worldwide
- An extensive listing of figure drawing sessions worldwide (to help you find drawing / modeling opportunities)
- Weekly polls for art models and figurative artists
- Links to web pages of interest to art models and figurative artists, including several blog pages
If you would like to see this site provide additional information, please feel free to leave a Comment here.
Recommended Book for Art Models
|Don't forget to see the our listing of
1. Books and videos about figure models
2. References books for figure drawing
3. Books for figure drawing artists