make excellent models for sketching studies. They are engaged in their own very private activity which, I find, allows for a relaxing and honest pose. They move. They fidget from time to time. But I have found that they alternate between two and three positions repeatedly. So the artist can reply by moving between a like number of sketches. (two or three for the price of one!) In this case, Ann is reading from her Kindle while stretched out in the bottom of a boat on a sunny afternoon.
Two people enjoying a grand afternoon. What could be better?