Modeling 101: How Can I Find Out About Castings & Paid Jobs?

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Photography: Luke Jones for the June 2015 issue of PMM // Model: Michelle Rudan of MSA Models

Are you an aspiring plus size model? Would you like to know more about how to break into the plus modeling world? Then this Modeling 101 feature is for you!

Every week, I will be answering a modeling question on the blog that are asked often by readers and aspiring models. This is a great opportunity to learn more about breaking into the business and gaining tips and honest input on how to proceed in deciding if plus modeling is the career for you.

This week’s question is…

Q: What is the best way to gain more exposure to paid jobs with professional clients?

A: Most castings are sent to agencies. There are other ways to look for castings and opportunities in the modeling industry, but most of them are for commercials, background work and special projects. You should look for commercial casting agencies in your area.

For more plus modeling advice and tips, please visit the following links on the blog in our Modeling section:

How to Be a Plus Size Model

How To Get Started In Plus Size Modeling

To see past Modeling 101 questions and answers, click here.

To learn more about Madeline Jones, click here to read her official bio.