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  • Ryan James Fine Arts 11905 124th Ave NE Kirkland, WA 98034 United States (map)

MODELING 101 is a way for models to gain knowledge and insight into the competitive industry of modeling. This course focuses on the building blocks and necessary skills models need to become successful.

MODELING 101 will be held on Sunday, May 19th from 1pm-5pm at the Ryan James Fine Art. At a rate of $129, attendees will gain a wide array of knowledge from seasoned professionals in the fashion industry.

Attend MODELING 101 if you….

  • Are new to modeling

  • Looking to improve your skills as a model

  • Want to learn more about the modeling industry

What MODELING 101 covers….

  • Runway walking

  • Posing

  • Pitfalls of the industry

  • Proper model etiquette

  • How to advance in the industry

  • Professional measurements

  • Modeling experience

  • Basic test polaroids for auditions

MODELING 101 Instructors:

Michelle Green (Model Posing)

Raven West (Runway)

David M. Bailey (Photographer)

Link to Instructor Bios

Please send questions to INFO@FASHIONDISTRICTNW.COM or 253-221-2043.

We do accept a deposit of $50 to reserve a spot in the workshop, the remaining balance of $79 must be paid by the day of the workshop. Both the deposit and remaining balance payments will be done through the Eventbrite event page. 

Models interested in more advanced training should sign up for our MODELING 201 & 301 courses, you can purchase all 3 for $439 (which is a $79 savings). The MODELING 201 is confirmed for Saturday, June 15th and the MODELING 301 is tentatively scheduled for Sunday, August 11th. For more information go to

**Attendees must be 14 years old or over, if under 14 please email FDNW staff for approval. 

**Attendees under 18 must be accompanied by a parent.

**All attendees must sign a waiver to participate in the activities of the course.

MODELING 101 is presented by FASHION DISTRICT NW. Our team consists of experienced models, photographers and fashion show producers that understand the fashion industry. We are not an agency.

The MODELING 101 workshop is sponsored by the Ryan James Fine Arts.

NOTE: All sales are final, no refunds will be issued.