Dr. Sketchy's San Francisco's
May Session 2009!
Join us the day after Memorial Day to draw the very first Dr. Sketchy's model ever, the amazingly talented Burlesque superstar, Dottie Lux! The Burlesque Times just voted her The Best Burlesque Performer of the Month of May!
We love Dottie!!!
Just like The City By The Bay, Dottie is known for her dizzying hills and dangerous curves. Well, hello San Francisco! She's here.
Hailing from New York City, where she's known to cause a rucus with a horn, shake it up and bring bawdy brouhaha to well known stages like Coney Island Side Show, The Supper Club and Bowery Poetry Club. Also an educator, she has performed and lectured at NYU and Bard University. New Orleans, Boston, Baltimore, Washington DC, Los Angeles and Seattle have all got a taste of Dottie's chuckles, bumps and grinds. Dottie also runs the Red Hots Burlesque night at El Rio in the Mission every Friday night!
Don't miss your chance to sketch Dottie!
This month we are inviting everyone who participates in the workshop to put their favorite drawings on display for the evening with the option to sell them if you want. We will be putting display walls up for everyone to see, so please invite your non-sketcher friends to come and check out the art and hang at the bar! (21 and older)
As always our sponsor Baby Tattoo Books is providing beautifully printed books which we will give away as prizes for each month's drawing contest.
ART + BURLESQUE + BOOOZE + PRIZES = FUN!
Please join us for this month's drawing workshop on Tuesday, May 26th 2009 at 111 Minna Gallery! The workshop runs from
How much is it?
It's $10 general admission for sketchers, or $7 for students or teachers with I.D. The best part...it's FREE for anyone wanting to just drop in and hang out at the bar!! Don't worry if you don't want to draw the models, you can still come in and check out the fun and get your copy of Eric's new book.
Happy Hour drink specials at the bar!! $1 off well drinks and draft beers!
For all you sketcher's though, bring your sketchbooks, and be prepared for some naughty good fun!
Jessica Whiteside and Alice Stribling
your Dr. Sketchy's hostesses!
About Dr. Sketchy's
Dr. Sketchy's is the workshop that has taken the world by storm! This is the sexiest drawing workshop in San Francisco, and every month it's brought to you by
yours truly, Jessica Whiteside and my lovely co-hostess, Alice Stribling.
Founded in New York City by the amazingly talented artist, Molly Crabapple, Dr. Sketchy's is a drawing workshop that features Burlesque performers, belly dancers, drag queens and other fabulous people as models. So, if you are an artist who is sick of the same old boring life drawing workshop than come and see what all the fuss is about. Bring your sketch book, your drinking hat, and be prepared to have some super sexy fun!
Want to see how it all got started? Please visit the home of the original Dr. Sketchy's:
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