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News & announcements: Teachers, Professors and Art Instructors! Info for you!

I know that many of you are currently planning for your fall semesters, and struggling to decide how to manage social distancing and figure study from home. This is just a reminder that if you are an instructor who has had to close down your RL drawing/painting/sculpting/whatever that needs a figure model class, please contact me and let me know how long your semester is -- I will give all of... Continue reading

News & announcements: Filter images by age range

Did you notice that this week we launched a new feature for the Figure Drawing tool? You can now choose to include or exclude specific age ranges. We had been getting requests for the ability to filter out children and babies and have them be part of their own practice sessions, given their dramatically different proportions from adults. Continue reading

News & announcements: 13 figure study images from Zoom classes

There are 13 new photos in the Figure Drawing tool today, from Betsy and David Art Models. Since quarantine hit, they have been experimenting with doing Zoom figure drawing sessions, getting creative with the best ways to adapt live classes to an online environment and playing with ideas to take advantage of the medium that aren't available in the "real world" Continue reading

News & announcements: New animal photos

I have 10 farmyard animals from a photographer who prefers to remain anonymous, along with 10 aquatic birds (Canada geese, mallards, and a great blue heron) from the photographer Clara Columbus. Woohoo! :D These are all available immediately, free of charge. :) Continue reading

News & announcements: 31 days of "pay what you want" full membership

To help support those of you stuck inside during the COVID-19 pandemic, we are offering 31 days of "pay what you want" full membership. Full memberships allow you access to goal setting and tracking, achievement badges, more control over what images you see, unlimited image uploads and automatic critique requests, access to the Scenes and Environment drawing tool, and more. Continue reading