A slight change of plans.

Upon investigation, none of the venues in the Fringe festival I've seen so far offer any chance of breaking even. One venue, for example, calculated the total cost at $2500. That only offered one showing in "prime time" which is 8 pm on a weekend. Some showings might be on weekday afternoons or late at … Continue reading A slight change of plans.

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.

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.

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.