we feature costumed art models as well as nude life models

Video Modeling Sessions

Our weekly drawing videos featuring art model references are patterned after a traditional life drawing class using timed poses. 

Other video collections include “Croquis Cafe 360,” with art models posing on a turntable, and “Figuary,” featuring 28 days of figure drawing.

Art Model Photo Collections

The Croquis Cafe boasts a collection of thousands of still photos (over 15,000) of nude art models in classic art poses, action poses, costumes, facial expressions and more, with hundreds of photos added every month.

we feature thousands male and female nude and clothed art models reference photos
create your own figure drawing session of nude art models and clothed art models


FastSketch™ allows you to create your own figure drawing session using the vast collection of gesture poses nude art models and clothed models from the Croquis Cafe.

Plein Air Cafe

A collection of photos; subjects from nature , landscapes and architecture. A great compliment to our expanding visual references.

in addition to our vast collection of nude art models we also feature a large collection of everyday photo references of people, places, architecture, nature photos and more