Regular sessions are on the 3rd Saturday of every month from 3 – 6pm. But great news! We have 2 sessions in May:

-Special session: Thursday May 7 from 6 – 9pm at San Diego Art Institute in Balboa Park (details  below).
-Regular session: Saturday May 16 from 3 – 6pm at The Merrow (stay tuned for details).

Special Session: WASTELANDSinger, model, actress, performer extraordinaire Zoe Tantrum and artist, model, writer, designer Crystal Monster pose for May 7 Dr Sketchy’s San Diego session at San Diego Art Institute www.drsketchysandiego.com
6 – 9pm
at San Diego Art Institute
(in Balboa Park)
Zoe Tantrum & Crystal Monster

We are excited to announce our collaboration with San Diego Art Institute (SDAI) to bring you a special session at SDAI (and hopefully the first of many to come!). Our sessions there will be inspired by their exhibitions. Their upcoming exhibition is “What Remains: Debris and Detritus in Contemporary Art” and so we bring you our special session, WASTELAND…

Come and draw singer, model, actress, performer extraordinaire Zoe Tantrum and artist, model, writer, designer Crystal Monster  at our special session:

Thursday May 7
6 – 9pm
San Diego Art Institute (SDAI)

Drawing! Drinks! Contests! Prizes! Music!

$15 (includes admission + 1 drink)

TICKETS AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR ONLY (see notes below for important info)

At San Diego Art Institute (SDAI)
1439 El Prado (next door to Mingei Museum)
San Diego CA 92101 (map & parking info)

21 & up

Join us for a post-apocalyptic evening inspired by debris, metal and recycling and enjoy drawing, drinks and a carefully crafted music playlist (plus sweet treats from us!) and compete in silly contests for fabulous prizes! And, of course, enjoy the SDAI exhibition while you’re at it!

Bring your sketchpads and drawing implements.

*Tickets will not be sold ahead of time. They will only be sold at the door by SDAI. Cash and credit cards will be accepted.

*Seating will be on a first-come first served basis.

*We suggest arriving early to find parking and to find your way to SDAI.

*Location: SDAI is in the House of Charm building, which also houses the Mingei Museum. SDAI is right next door to the Mingei Museum. SDAI is number 8 on the map here.

*Parking: The closest parking lots are the Alcazar and Organ Pavilion lots (which are lot number 30 and 35 on the map here.)

Contact us with any questions.

(P.S. Remember to mark your calendars for next regular session: Saturday May 16 from 3 – 6pm at The Merrow.)

Words of thanks…

Thank you to all art monkeys who attended April’s STEAMPUNK DESPERADO session! Do join our Flickr group or Facebook group and share your works of art with us.

And a very big thank you to the amazing patrons who attended the Haunted High Tea Eat Your Art Out luncheon fundraiser for San Diego Visual Arts Network (SDVAN). Read all about it on the Treat Yourself San Diego blog here.

And heaps of gratitude to those who contributed to making the event a success:
Featured artists: Albertine Feurer-Young, Nancy Carp, Yesenia Maybee, Matthew Hohlfeld
Cake pops: CutiePops
Model: Zoe Tantrum
Lunch location: Sterlings Mobile Barber Shop