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Working with Models, Part 1


Kristine Poole

I’m crawling around the studio on all fours, doing my finest impression of a stampeding wild boar. Across the room, a young woman glares at me defiantly, gracefully dodges my attacks and (ever so gently) fends off my charges with a long staff. Indeed, as Don Lockwood put it in “Singin’ in the Rain”…“Dignity. Always dignity.” Peculiar as it may sound, for us, this is  just another normal day in the studio working with our…

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The Goal Folder


Tommy Arnold

August 3, 2020 -   One thing all artists have in common is that eventually our education will fall into our own hands. It’s tough being one’s own teacher, but we have to find effective means of doing so in order to keep moving forward. Luckily, most artists have at least one other thing in common: we love images, and we collect them compulsively - whether it’s a folder on our hard drive, a Pinterest board, or just our history of “likes” on Instagram. This is all well and good but it’s inherently an unscientific exercise. How often do you really go back and look at those images? How deeply acquainted with them are you? For the longest time my own answers to these questions were “not very often” and “not very well,” respectively. Then I stumbled on a…

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