Surely, if we wanted to get through this quickly and with minimum impact we would be ‘confined to quarters’. All of us. Only small teams of signed off workers ought to be allowed on the streets and they would be delivering food to those in need. Total lockdown, although economically crippling, would seem the swiftest way to get through this.
However, it provides an opportunity for artists to work on repeated movements and to hone their speed drawing skills and for the model to have an energetic fitness workout 🙂
This Tuesday our super friendly group met up for their weekly fix of charcoal and a cuppa, and, as always, such a fab and diverse mix of artists and styles emerged.
It’s the beginnings of an idea for a performance
We hope that our models will one day populate the cartoons of the future! To the future and beyond!
Yes, every Tuesday, apart from a couple of weeks at Christmas, we are at Little Man Coffee Company, that fine and ethical cafe space in the centre of Cardiff, for drop in, no need to book, life drawing.
Please remember that google have disabled the Cardiff Life Model Collective listing on google maps and Google my business and have done so in opposition to their own rules and are currently not responding to any attempt to make contact with them.
Yes, we’ve been around for 10 years! That means about 1000 life drawing events delivered directly by ourselves and many many more delivered to individual artists and schools and colleges from Chepstow in the east to Swansea in the west, Cardiff in the south to Bala in the north…
It was a request for a model or two that had us working with Jiggysaws, a Cardiff based business that aimed to sell boudoir erotic jigsaws to a discerning market.
We regularly hear hen’s at the end of the session chatting about the past hour and stating that ‘that was the most fun I have EVER had!’…