model April

Open Sketch


Life Drawing – Tucson

model Lulu   model Jerry
model Lynn  

Open Sketch – Figure Drawing

All at TDS ~ The Drawing Studio

Friday evenings: 6-9 pm
NEW! Saturdays: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Sundays: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Mondays: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Monday evenings: 6-9 pm

3-hour pose costumed on Friday evenings
3-hour pose nude on Saturday mornings
Sunday and Monday sessions have short poses,
from 2 minutes to one hour
Easels and drawing horses provided at TDS
SteveUse odorless or very low-odor solvents,
& bag your rags, please.
Session fee is $10.
(Associates may buy vouchers @ $75 for 10.)

Photo Policy is stated below.

The Drawing Studio

2760 N. Tucson Blvd.
(at Glenn)


Open Sketch fee
is $10.

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Altered photographs and
Web design by Rebecca Olson

Model Schedule



Evening 6-9 pm AM 9:30-12:30 AM 9:30-12:30 AM 9:30-12:30
Evening 6-9 pm
1 Lilly-NEW 2 Gaby H 3 Edin S 4 Edin S ** 4 Rambo R
8 Mel 9 Piper B 10 Khalilah 11 OFF ** 11 Myken D
15 Edin 16 Khalilah 17 Piper B 18 OFF ** 18 Casey S
22 Cecil M 23 Norman 24 Norman 25 OFF ** 25 Shanna A
29 Norman 30 CLEL Jul 1 Steve H 2 OFF ** 2 Norman
6 Huajilla 7 OFF 8 Edin S 9 OFF ** 9 Emily S
13 Bradford 14 Lilly 15 Huajilla 16 Huajilla** 16 Khalilah
20 Pia M 21 Ruthie 22 Khalilah T 23 Judith S 23 Ruthie H
27 Cecil M 28 Dani 29 Ruthie 30 Lizz 30 Sarah M
3 Edin S 4 Paul 5 Piper B 6 Edin S 6 TBA
10 Isaac W 11 Rainy D 12 Edin S 13 Huajilla H 13 TBA
17 Norman C 18 Matthew 19 Isaac W 20 TBA 20 TBA
24 TBA 25 Kim 26 Khalilah T 27 TBA 27 TBA
31 Cecil M Sep 1 Molly Sep 2 TBA 3 TBA 3 TBA
Sep 7 TBA 8 CLEL 9 TBA 10 TBA 10 TBA

All sessions are $10

9:30-12:30 A.M. for LONG POSE NUDE.
Natalie Fruciano and Reid Silvern monitor the session.

**Monday AM's schedule is affected by Summer Youth program –
Models will be partly clothed, and AM June 11, 18, 25 are cancelled.
Saturday AM July 7 is cancelled.
Monday AM July 16--Studio 2 and partly clothed.
Call the office for more info: (520) 620-0947

Sessions that are costumed are marked with a yellow background.
Names underlined link to costumed photos of the model.

Join the mailing list email Rebecca.

The Drawing Studio website now posts
a model schedule for Open Studio

Monday mornings are monitored by Howard Yoffe,
and Monday nights are monitored by Stephen Judy.
Natalie Fruciano and Reid Silvern monitor Saturday AM

Rebecca Olson monitors on Sunday AM (short poses) and
Friday evening sessions (one long pose,
costumed, good for painters).

Tim Callaghan, Maud Koch, Christy Olsen, Erika Atwood,
Genevieve Rothkopf, and Reid Silvern serve as substitutes.

Open Studio sessions continue* throughout the summer,
and year-round. *Mostly... so check for updates.
Some Monday mornings may be off during Youth Art of Summer.
(Open Studio is OFF on Thanksgiving, Christmas (Eve & Day),
and New Year's Day)

Want to receive email announcements?
Email Rebecca.
Painters are welcome for the long poses:
Friday evenings and Saturday mornings.

(Painters are requested to use odorless solvents,
and bag your rags.)

See  for more information.


Coordinated by
Rebecca Olson

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"Re: Open Sketch" to

The TDS website
now also posts
a model schedule.

Our experienced
and creative models
are a constant source
of inspiration.
We salute them!

2760 N. Tucson Blvd.
at Glenn

Model schedule
is subject to change
without notice.
TBA = To Be

I haven't yet
scheduled it or
posted it, or the
monitor has not
yet let me know.
Tune in later!

Session Monitors:

Stephen Judy
Rebecca Olson
Howard Yoffe

Reid Silvern
Christy Olsen
Pete McCray
Bob White
Tom Bielejec
Betty Counseller

Rebecca's website:


Re. New or Pop-up
At this time
we have no news
of new sessions.
We'd be glad to
hear of any,
and post referrals
to other pages for
more information.

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On 3/15/2015, The Drawing Studio MOVED OUT of 33 S. 6th Ave.
downtown, because they bought a building...)

And since March 20, 2015, OpenSketch takes place at . . .
2760 N. Tucson Blvd.
(SE corner at Glenn)


Photo Policy >>>

Photo Policy

Photos for reference are permitted ONLY during costumed sessions,
and even then, only with the model's permission.
Attending only to take photos is not appropriate.

Taking a photo during our nude figure sessions is ABSOLUTELY prohibited.