At Model Class you will learn about runway and posing, agency preparation and tips for a healthy mind & body. Model Class is not an agency, we simply guide you, mentor you and share our secrets to build you up to your greatest potential while creating a professional portfolio. We will do charitable events, provide networking opportunities, professional photography and fashion events. You will never have to be on your own, you’ll be apart of our sisterhood through your whole professional modeling career.
If you are a hardworking, driven, and a creative person that has always wanted to model but didn’t know where to start or wanted to get more practice, Model Class is just for you! Regardless of size, shape, race or age we will guide you to pursue your dreams!
March 18 | 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Welcome & Introduction to the Model Class, what to expect.
Hair Demonstration with Mark Navarro – learn from a Pro the go to looks for professional hairstyles for castings, interviews and photo shoots.
Casting Etiquette with Vanessa – what to wear and bring, how to present yourself, posture is confidence.
To Bring : clean, dry hair, personal curling iron, hair ties, bobby pins, notebook & pen
April 22 | 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Makeup Demonstration with TBD – learn from a Pro MUA proper makeup application and skin care so you are always looking your best.
Spring Fashion Week MN – the don’t miss events & Dos and Don’ts for backstage, call times and personal items
To Bring : clean face, no makeup! Full personal makeup kit, notebook & pen
May 6 | 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Designer Photoshoot with TBD – work with a talented MN designer to showcase their designs. How to prepare for a photoshoot and directed posing techniques to get the best photos. Learning the difference between editorial and commercial photography.
To Bring : Hair & Makeup done by yourself using the skills you learned from our Pros. Other items might be required by the designer.
June 10 | 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Product photoshoot – Posing and coaching by Vanessa – how to sell in a photograph
My Sister – To create a world where all girls and women are empowered to live free from a life of inequality and sex trafficking. Trendy T-Shirts, Tanks, Jewelry and More! Every purchase helps fight sex trafficking and creates a positive future for our sisters. www.mysister.org
To Bring: TBD
July 15 or 22
Brunch with Real Jeilah & modeling network – Brunch with the finest talent in the MN modeling industry. We will all arrive together, wearing a beautiful shade of yellow, dress up, bring your A game, demonstrate confidence and have a great time! Your meal is included with your Membership!
Group Charity event – Ronald McDonald House event in July
To Bring: Confidence & great attitude & smile!!
August 12 | 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Headshots – Professional portraits by Michaela – Learn grace, poise, personality, charm and salesmanship. Knowing how to present yourself is critical. Directed by Vanessa.
Professional Hair and Makeup Team provided with Membership.
To Bring: solid color top, not black, clean, dry hair, clean, makeup free face, black pants or skirt, heels
September 23 | 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Runway Technique – An extensive runway training: poise and posture, walking in heels pairs and singles, working with clothing, facial expressions, developing model stance, routines, single and double file, etc.
To Bring: wear all black, fitted clothing, heels, natural hair and makeup
*We will attend one Fashion Week MN event as a group – everyone dressed in the shade of 2017 trending color, Greenery. Ticket included in membership price.
To Bring: Business/Comp Cards
October 21 | 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Agency Packet Creation – This class is crucial to your modeling career. We will be printing and preparing agency packets to send out. We will be critiquing your portfolio images from the past 7 month and creating an image portfolio. You will leave with all the materials needed to go to castings, interviews, call backs and networking events. We will create and order business cards for each model as well. All materials included in your Membership.
To Bring: completed resume, portfolio images, stats
November 11 | 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Health & Beauty – proper eating tips and exercise, how to maintain a healthy body, skin and hair care and self esteem boosts. Be a better you everyday and in front of the camera. Taught by a Professional Health & Fitness Coach.
To Bring: healthy snack to share and notebook & pen
December – Date TBD
Richard Moody’s Holiday Party for Charity
Celebrate your successful year in Model Class, give back & network!
To Bring: We will all be arriving in a limo, dressed in red cocktail dresses. Bring business cards!
$400 – all 10 classes / Brunch / Fall FWMN ticket / Agency Packet materials and printing / Holiday Networking Event
$50 per class