Art of Modeling

Art of Modeling creates unique figure drawing opportunities:

• Weekly Figure Drawing at the NoBo Art Center
•. Weekly Plein Air Figure Drawing in private park May-October
• Monthly Costumed Figure Drawing at Upslope’s Event Room
• Monthly Figure Drawing Marathons at the Spark’s theater
•. Instructed Art Classes: figure drawing, anatomy for artists, portrait drawing, and fashion illustration
• Yearly Figure Drawing Retreats to Jamaica
• Corporate Team Building Figure Drawing at local business offices
• Facilitated Figure Drawing Sessions at area art centers and studios
• Private Figure Drawing Parties at Upslope Brewery’s VIP room

Art of Modeling books fine arts models for area colleges, art schools, art centers, informal drawing groups, private workshops and individual artists:

• AOM’s growing list of clients include CU Boulder, UC Denver, Naropa University, Community College of Aurora, Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, Tinker Art Studio, Firehouse Art Center, Curtis Art Center, the Louisville Art Association, the Drawing Room and esteemed studio artists for private study or for classes run by them.

Art of Modeling trains new models in the practice at intensive bi-annual workshops, and:

• AOM is a resource for learning more about the profession by posting dozens of gleaned articles about fine arts modeling, listing books written about the topic & has published it’s own reference manual titled The Other Side of the Easel: A Manual for the Beginning Fine Arts Model

• AOM is an informal association of fine arts models in the Boulder/Denver area that aims to promote the artistic profession of fine arts modeling. We publish artist & model codes of conduct in attempts to standardize the etiquette pertaining to utilization of models, require a rate of pay that is equitable to profession, and provide opportunities for models to build community
Self Certification(s)
Bonding Approved
Full Name
Ellen Allen
Founder, Administrator