Portrait Session / One Pose Last Wednesday of each month.

Figure Session / Quick Poses Other Wednesdays

Draw and paint from live models in a variety of poses, with model stand, directional lighting, and props.  No instruction given.

Artists must be age 18 or older.  Bring your own drawing and painting supplies (watermedia only, no aerosols, solvents, or oil-based paints).

Seats are limited and registration is required.  Walk-ins must also register online and may join only if there is space.

Interested in becoming one of our models?  Send a headshot and a full-bodied picture (clothed) of yourself to admin@watercolorhouston.org.  Include information regarding previous modeling jobs (who, when, where, how often did you model for them?)



Model lab drawing by Chris Olsen


Rotating Monitors & Lab Assistants:

Louise Bateman, Chris Bunger, Marie Schaer, Leslie Wolf, Xylina Wu, Susan Allen, Katie Steck, Brian Riker, and Carol Rensink.

Model Lab

    • June 07, 2023
    • 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    • WASH - 1601 West Alabama at Mandell, Houston, TX 77006
    • 22
    Register

    MODEL LAB - Figure Session - Quick Poses

    Wednesday, June 7

    12:30pm - 3:30pm


    Fee: $20 Members/ $25 non-Members

    Join us to draw and paint from live models, in a variety of poses, with model stand, directional lighting, and props.  Artists are provided with tables & chairs, easels & stools, or artist benches. Bring your drawing and water-media painting supplies (no aerosols, solvents, or oil-based paints). No instruction given.

    • June 14, 2023
    • 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    • WASH - 1601 West Alabama at Mandell, Houston, TX 77006
    • 21
    Register

    MODEL LAB - Figure Session - Quick Poses

    Wednesday, June 14

    12:30pm - 3:30pm


    Fee: $20 Members/ $25 non-Members

    Join us to draw and paint from live models, in a variety of poses, with model stand, directional lighting, and props.  Artists are provided with tables & chairs, easels & stools, or artist benches. Bring your drawing and water-media painting supplies (no aerosols, solvents, or oil-based paints). No instruction given.

    • June 21, 2023
    • 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    • WASH - 1601 West Alabama at Mandell, Houston, TX 77006
    • 21
    Register

    MODEL LAB - Figure Session - Quick Poses

    Wednesday, June 21

    12:30pm - 3:30pm


    Fee: $20 Members/ $25 non-Members

    Join us to draw and paint from live models, in a variety of poses, with model stand, directional lighting, and props.  Artists are provided with tables & chairs, easels & stools, or artist benches. Bring your drawing and water-media painting supplies (no aerosols, solvents, or oil-based paints). No instruction given.

    • June 28, 2023
    • 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    • WASH - 1601 West Alabama at Mandell, Houston, TX 77006
    • 22
    Register

    MODEL LAB - Portrait Session - Long Pose

    Wednesday, June 28

    12:30pm - 3:30pm

    Fee: $20 Members

              $25 non-WASH Members


    On the last Wednesday of each month, have a portrait session, where the model will stay in a long pose.  Other warm-up poses may also be done at the teacher's discretion.  Artists are provided with tables & chairs, easels & stools, or artist benches.  Just bring your drawing and water-media painting supplies (no aerosols, solvents, or oil-based paints). No instruction given.



    • July 05, 2023
    • 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    • WASH - 1601 West Alabama at Mandell, Houston, TX 77006
    • 21
    Register

    MODEL LAB - Figure Session - Quick Poses

    Wednesday, July 5

    12:30pm - 3:30pm


    Fee: $20 Members/ $25 non-Members

    Join us to draw and paint from live models, in a variety of poses, with model stand, directional lighting, and props.  Artists are provided with tables & chairs, easels & stools, or artist benches. Bring your drawing and water-media painting supplies (no aerosols, solvents, or oil-based paints). No instruction given.

    • July 12, 2023
    • 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    • WASH - 1601 West Alabama at Mandell, Houston, TX 77006
    • 21
    Register

    MODEL LAB - Figure Session - Quick Poses

    Wednesday, July 12

    12:30pm - 3:30pm


    Fee: $20 Members/ $25 non-Members

    Join us to draw and paint from live models, in a variety of poses, with model stand, directional lighting, and props.  Artists are provided with tables & chairs, easels & stools, or artist benches. Bring your drawing and water-media painting supplies (no aerosols, solvents, or oil-based paints). No instruction given.

    • July 19, 2023
    • 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    • WASH - 1601 West Alabama at Mandell, Houston, TX 77006
    • 22
    Register

    MODEL LAB - Figure Session - Quick Poses

    Wednesday, July 19

    12:30pm - 3:30pm


    Fee: $20 Members/ $25 non-Members

    Join us to draw and paint from live models, in a variety of poses, with model stand, directional lighting, and props.  Artists are provided with tables & chairs, easels & stools, or artist benches. Bring your drawing and water-media painting supplies (no aerosols, solvents, or oil-based paints). No instruction given.

    • July 26, 2023
    • 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    • WASH - 1601 West Alabama at Mandell, Houston, TX 77006
    • 21
    Register

    MODEL LAB - Portrait Session - Long Pose

    Wednesday, July 26

    12:30pm - 3:30pm

    Fee: $20 Members

              $25 non-WASH Members


    On the last Wednesday of each month, have a portrait session, where the model will stay in a long pose.  Other warm-up poses may also be done at the teacher's discretion.  Artists are provided with tables & chairs, easels & stools, or artist benches.  Just bring your drawing and water-media painting supplies (no aerosols, solvents, or oil-based paints). No instruction given.



    • August 30, 2023
    • 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    • WASH - 1601 West Alabama at Mandell, Houston, TX 77006
    • 22
    Register

    MODEL LAB - Portrait Session - Long Pose

    Wednesday, August 30

    12:30pm - 3:30pm

    Fee: $20 Members

              $25 non-WASH Members


    On the last Wednesday of each month, have a portrait session, where the model will stay in a long pose.  Other warm-up poses may also be done at the teacher's discretion.  Artists are provided with tables & chairs, easels & stools, or artist benches.  Just bring your drawing and water-media painting supplies (no aerosols, solvents, or oil-based paints). No instruction given.



1601 West Alabama Houston TX 77006
Gallery: 713-942-9966
Questions? Email 
admin@watercolorhouston.org

HOURS: Tuesday - Saturday, 10 am - 3 pm

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