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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
https://i1.wp.com/aunatural.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/2019-11-12_16-21-13.jpg © Licensed to simonjacobs.com. 30/10/2019 Kingston, UK. Residents at Care UK's Sherwood Grange care home take part in a nude life drawing class. FREE PRESS AND PR USAGE. Photo credit : Simon Jacobs A long time ago in another era, I modeled for life drawing in art classes. From age 18 until my late … Continue reading Old doesn’t mean ugly. Nor does it mean you stop trying new things.
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