have done it~ one was a charcoal drawing for a series of women over a certain age. other was abstract which started with a photograph ~ then he used both paint and textile mediums. it looks amazing, the face is done in a way where I would not be easily recognized.
These are great and funny answers. As a former art student, I attended many life drawing and sculpture classes-- the models were not ever 'perfect'-- they became anatomical objects, like still life subjects with light and shadow on them.
Some were 'too fat', 'too skinny' or 'too something" but they did teach us about portraying anatomy correctly. One of our most interesting models was an elderly and lean yogi man-- who had very interesting poses and he could maintain them perfectly for long periods of time.
I wouldn't be opposed to doing it, if I needed the money-- but I would probably be cold.
I thought I would be cold, but the lights were so bright and hot, I stayed comfortable, then wore a robe during breaks. it was really a very amazing experience, one was with a photographer/artist who used to be a boyfriend who makes a living from his art. the other was with an artist doing a project. it's kind of strange though, because it's not like I can hang it on my wall. my youngest son still lives at home. it was something I always wanted to do, so one more thing to cross off the 'bucket list.'
Sure, I would...I also don't know how many artists would be interested in a post-baby body that's still working on looking human again, but some might consider it an interesting challenge . Honestly, I'd be really curious how the artist would interpret it, and for that reason would do it...it's always fascinating to see how others see what's in front of them.
Do you think modern/abstract art is created by those with no real artistic talent?I am referring to all those brightly coloured blocks and squares, or distortions of figures, not to mention such oddities as sheep preserved in formaldehyde etc. To me if it doesn't look like what it represents or at...
Abstract Art, how many like it?I wonder if there are any of you who like abstract art? Is it something you would purchase? If so, what room...would you put it in? I had an art teacher once say....."the most popular art people buy, is something they can put up on the walls in...
Do you think it's disingenuous to trace images used in drawings and paintings?Many people posting art instruction type hubs will direct the reader to trace an image to be used in a certain art project or painting. I've always wondered if this wasn't a bit fraudulent. Shouldn't the artist draw...
Google AdSense Host API
We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking Pixels
We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Author Google Analytics
Amazon Tracking Pixel