Art Models: Life Nudes for Drawing Painting and Sculpting by Maureen Johnson, Douglas Johnson

By Maureen Johnson, Douglas Johnson

Artists can simply entry the human shape outdoor of the studio with this strong pictorial reference. greater than 500 crisp photos painting a various set of types in a hundred poses—ranging from the classical to the everyday—and exhibit the positions from various angles, together with overhead. Exquisitely targeted pictures of specific physique components and detailed lighting fixtures demonstrate in a different way hidden components of the versions whereas supplying wealthy shadowing and tone. The inspiring images during this assortment are perfect for either scholars and extra complex artists who're trying to find fabric to complement a stay version type or to hone their talents from the relief of domestic.

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I learned that information just before meeting with Maureen and Doug for the first time. I considered canceling that preliminary meeting, but decided it would be a fun thing to try. Besides working with Maureen and Doug, my favorite part was coming up with unique and interesting poses while on the rotating platform. It was such a creative experience and was definitely worth the next day’s muscle strain. Thank you for showing an interest in our art and the furthering of your artistic training and appreciation.

He selected me, which was such a shock, and I ended up working with him several times. I was able to get signed to one of Boston’s larger modeling agencies in June, 2005. This book is the only nude modeling I have ever done. I actually did not realize when I responded to their model call that it was for nude modeling. I learned that information just before meeting with Maureen and Doug for the first time. I considered canceling that preliminary meeting, but decided it would be a fun thing to try.

I basically fell into professional modeling in March of 2005 when I submitted my headshot to a photographer who was looking for male models. He selected me, which was such a shock, and I ended up working with him several times. I was able to get signed to one of Boston’s larger modeling agencies in June, 2005. This book is the only nude modeling I have ever done. I actually did not realize when I responded to their model call that it was for nude modeling. I learned that information just before meeting with Maureen and Doug for the first time.

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