Shading Techniques in Art

Shading is the technique of showing tones or values on an object through gradual gradations for it to look ‘solid’ and have a three dimensional effect. Shading techniques allow you to weave layer upon layer of pencil marks to add a convincing form to your line drawing. Shading adds a sense of substance to your …

4 Things to Consider to Be a Fashion Model

The Haute Couture of modeling is a specific kind modeling that requires a great deal of commitment and passion. Looks matter Unlike commercial or advertisement modeling which accepts almost all kinds of models based on their relevance to the marketplace, fashion modeling is almost like an art form that has its own unique standard to …

Care Tips For Your Acrylic Displays

Acrylic is among the most popular materials used for display cabinets and display cases. You will also find acrylic display stands and shelves that are suitable for your business to present products in an impressive way that attracts the customers. The good looks of the material are probably its best-selling point, it is a hard …

Difference Between Mold Making and Casting

Molds and casts have emerged as popular and accepted art forms for reproducing a sculpture, artwork or almost anything else. Indeed, using the basic techniques of mold making and casting, it is possible to recreate just about anything in its entirety. A variety of products and materials can be used based on the requirements and …

Teen Modeling Agencies: FAQs and Answers

Teenage years are undoubtedly the prime years for a model to develop in the industry. Beauty meets exuberance at this age. Here are some FAQs to be considered to make the right choice. Where do I start? The biggest models have once asked this exact same question. Of course, you can decide to be a …

How to Dress for Interviews at Model Agencies

Your interview is when you set your first impression and more than just getting accepted into the agency, it’s also about the type of modeling jobs you will be awarded. So dress to impress and we are going to give you a few tips on how you can do so. 1. Simplicity is your Mantra. …

Modeling Precautions for Teenagers

Always be on the lookout for villainous scammers who prey on your desire to be famous or rich. We list some key precautions teenagers should take if they are in the modeling industry. 1. Vulgar or Over Revealing Photo Shoots This has the potential to escalate into a very big problem such as using it …

Tips To Improve Your Book Reading Hobby

If you love burying yourself in books for hours, then you know how boredom, distraction and restlessness can ruin an otherwise good read. To be the best in reading, you must be ready and come up with ways of ensuring that you remain hooked to the reading to get the most from your hobby. With …

Rooftop Venues Provide Prime Viewing Areas for Events

People are resourceful. When they want a better view, they simply climb higher. Take the buildings near Wrigley Field in Chicago, for example. Back in 1914, Cubs fans started to enjoy climbing to the roofs of residential buildings around the ballpark to root for their team. Neighbors would meet in informal gatherings to watch baseball …

Model Agency: A Beginner’s Guide

A beginner entering the industry should aim to know all the nuts and bolts of a model agency in order to work with them efficiently. Bookers/Model managers It is hard to overstate a booker’s importance to a model agency. A booker is also known as model or talent manager. The key roles include scheduling shoots …

Questions To Ask When Hiring Film Production Companies

Are you in need of talents as well as help from experts for a film production project you are working on? If so, you won’t need to be combing the streets inviting prospects to audition. In fact, there are so many matters you will need to focus your time and energy aside from prospecting talents. …

How to Become a Successful Female Fashion Model

It is a place rife with potential for scammers and criminals to take advantage of young and easily manipulated girls. In order to be successful, a model must take steps in the right direction and be aware of the common industry practices. Choose the right agency Fashion modeling is a specific skill set in areas …

Ensuring Safety for Your Kids While Playing on a Trampoline

Trampolining is one of the most fun activities for kids. Unfortunately, the possibility of trampoline injuries is real, especially with children. Truth be told, there is no such thing as the safest trampoline in the world. However, with certain safety precautions, children are still able to haven fun and be safe bouncing on a trampoline. …

How to Prepare for Model Casting

Awesome, you have just got your ticket to enter an exciting industry. However, your performance at Casting is pivotal in determining whether you get selected by the agency and paves the way for the subsequent opportunities you will acquire as a model. 1. Check and follow the requirements Important details such as the timing of …

A Beginner’s Guide on How To Draw

Have you ever thought how artists come up with the greatest drawings that leave you wishing you knew how to draw? Well most of them didn’t grow up drawing, they learnt the art of drawing. Whether you dream of becoming the next Pablo Picasso or are simply thinking of giving your own imagination a creative …

How To Produce Ten Different Lacing Styles

There are several lacing or thonging styles which though form part of the construction of the article, also improve the aesthetic appeal of the article. Some of these styles are discussed in this article. 1. Oversew/ whip stitch After the holes or slits are created, the thong is passed through the first hole from the …

8 Oz To Boot

Of course, it is not about the boots, it is about the player! But football cleats can give you the confidence and assurance that your feet are ready to tackle that ball for the first time and the relationship between the foot and ball just gets better with a right, authentic pair of football cleats. …

What Equipment Do You Need to Launch a Model Rocket?

When you see the advertisements for model rockets, it’s easy to overlook the fact that you need to buy launch equipment as well. In fact, terms like “ready to fly rockets” and “almost ready to fly rockets” are actually quite misleading, because you can’t fly them unless you also purchase a launch system and some …

Flying Model Rocket Safety Tips

Model rocketry has a very good safety record, but, although they are sold as toys, they still need to be handled with care. Here are some basic guidelines that you should be aware of if you are thinking of buying a child a model rocket. Recommended Minimum Age The recommended minimum age for flying model …