The Wild Child Grows Old

https://aunatural.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/3b68633c.jpg From a while ago... I’m on a long solo hike, a 17-mile loop thru the Sespe wilderness. I’m without any clothing between my shoes and my hat - but the good part starts when I forget that irrelevant detail - I just exist. It becomes the default state. If you are nervous about discovery … Continue reading The Wild Child Grows Old

An Adventure in Figure Modeling

I used to make a bit of money from stripping and from figure modeling when I was young. I can't imagine anyone wanting me to do a pole dance these days but figure modeling is an option at any age. Art classes are about drawing the human body in all of its conditions, not just … Continue reading An Adventure in Figure Modeling

Old doesn’t mean ugly. Nor does it mean you stop trying new things.

A long time ago in another era, I modeled for life drawing in art classes. From age 18 until my late 20s I posed for dozens of different colleges in Michigan and in Southern California. But... There is no requirement that a model must be a buff young person. There is no requirement that art … Continue reading Old doesn’t mean ugly. Nor does it mean you stop trying new things.