Im Claire Mundy, a 31 year old model born and bred in Bideford in North Devon.
1.When did you first realise you wanted to be a model?
When me and my partner got together, we were mucking about one evening taking pictures and i realised i had a real nack for it. I havent looked back since.
2.At what age did you first start modelling?
I was 29 when i first started modelling.
3.What was your first big break and how did it arise?
I see everything and everyday as a new experience , I believe i have many things to be proud of.
4.What would you say is your biggest achievement so far?
Breaking into the modeling world is a big achievement in itself, I was very shy at school and now i go out and give it my all everytime i have a shoot.
5.How do you like to stay fit?
I walk alot as my partner is a landscape photographer, so that keeps me fit.
6.What’s your favourite food?
My guilty pleasure has to be chinese,
7.Any advice for people wanting to start modelling?
Yes, try and get a portfolio together that you believe will show your best work off, most importantly never let anyone tell you that you cant do something, believe in yourself.
8.What is the funniest thing that has happened to you recently?
I got stuck in a big swamp of mud on a shoot recently, it took two people to drag me out!
9.What’s song best describes you?
Stronger by Kelly Clarkson, Because i believe that modelling itself makes you a stronger person.
10.What would you be if you weren’t a model?
I would be at college studying journalism
11.Tell me something about you not many people know?
Ive always wanted to go to a big festival and dance the night away with friends, maybe one day i will get there.
12.What do you like doing in your free time?
I enjoy eating out and long walks by the sea on summer evenings.
13.What do you think is the most interesting thing about you?
My hair – its a big asset to my career , and my personality , i will always have a smile on my face.
14.What was your nickname at school?
To be honest i didn’t really have one.
15.What three things do you need to be successful in this industry?
Photographer Credits / Mentions
Paul Seymour from Bideford, North Devon took all my pictures.
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