Casting call from Who Needs Heroes.
We are looking for both male and female models for a macabre vintage circus-themed body paint art series.
Specific talents: If you are a small person, fire spinner / breather, Equestrian with your own horse, contortionist or acrobat we need you!
Must be able to stand, sit and hold still for extended periods of time.
Dedicate a full day for paint and photo shoot.
Must be comfortable with female and male painters, photographers, and grips who are all professionals.
Wear no perfume, lotions or deodorant day of the shoot.
All shapes and sizes are welcome and if you have a special ‘talent’ or unique characteristic or strange poses, that can be worked into the circus theme, I’d love to know.
Willingness to wear wigs. and ‘over the top’ costumes.
Not required: Do not need to shave everything, but neat and trimmed preferred.
Paint: All paints used are skin safe and FDA approved body paints. Paints will wash off with soap and water, although some colors may stain skin slightly. For this series, models will wear a thong, short skirt, pantaloons, bustles on the bottom half, but be topless. Tattoos and piercings are okay, but paint may irritate piercings if you have sensitive skin. If nipples are pierced please let me know ahead of time, pasties may be required, to avoid irritation.
Schedule: Photoshoot dates will be mostly on weekends between July and October. Body paint can take 2 to 8 hours depending on complexity. A photo shoot may take 15 to 60 minutes. This time includes frequent breaks.
Use of images: A final image from each shoot will be touched up and used for resale posters. A model release is required allowing reproduction, alterations, and resale for images. Each model will receive a minimum of 5 watermarked images for use in your personal portfolio. You will also receive $50.00 compensation for your time.
What we Provide:
We will provide meals and beverages unless you require a special diet, then we recommend you bring food and drink you know you can eat.
We will provide wardrobe
We will provide a safe and professional environment
We will provide a fun time
Recommended you bring:
Warm Socks, Robe, hair scrunchies, special diet foods, medicines, the music you like to listen to, anything that will make you comfortable.
Your own foundation for your skin tone.
To apply, send:
Headshot and full body shot to email email@example.com. Clothing and selfies are fine.
Social media links if you use them for modeling self-promotion.
Describe yourself a little, answer what draws you to want to be a part of this project, who your favorite entertainer at the circus is or who you would want to be if you were in the circus.
Your weekend availability between July and October 2019.
Please feel free to contact us for more information
do NOT contact me with unsolicited services or offers