Circus performer, designer, aerialist and artist Jacquie (and Dr. Sketchy’s co-hostess!) poses on her birthday weekend!

“Draw on a square of fabric” contest.

Jacquie slips into her birthday suit.

Itty bitty birthday card contest.

“Wrapping” it up!

Dr. Sketchy’s San Diego July 2013 – In the Ballroom

Uur lovely model for July is the talented Jo Anne Glover, actress, yogi, Founder and Managing Director of MOXIE Theatre!

Our session, In the Ballroom, begins with your party hostess.

A mischievous little girl joins the party!

Draw with squiggles contest!

Someone has to clean up after all this partying.

Hostess Nikki is amused!

Contest time!

Until next time party people!

Dr. Sketchy’s San Diego April 2013 – Poetry in Motion

Model, dancer and writer Marena Bronson posed for Dr Sketchy’s Anti-Art School San Diego’s April session, POETRY IN MOTION, on Saturday April 20, 2013 in honor of National Poetry Month.

Next set, straight out of the Jazz Age.

Jazz Age sketches

Contest time!

Next set, elegant poetry in motion.

Kiss Kiss!

Dr. Sketchy’s San Diego March 2013 – Irish Fantastical

In celebration of St Patrick’s Day, our art monkeys drew costumers, artists and full time geek girls Ace and Cinsangel in IRISH FANTASTICAL.  (Photos by Matthew Hohlfeld)

Luck of the Irish (holiday)!

We’ll be nursing a hangover…until next time!

Dr. Sketchy’s San Diego February 2013 – Twisted Vixen

For February 2013, our model was Jo Rojas – one bendy rockabilly chick who specializes in contortion & aerial circus arts. (Photos by Matthew Hohlfeld)

Draw with your non dominant hand contest winner!

So bendy!!

Centerfold contest!

Until we meet again art monkeys.

Dr. Sketchy’s San Diego January 2013 – Averted Mayan Apocalypse

Dr. Sketchy’s San Diego celebrated the new year with “Averted Mayan Apocalypse”, featuring Remele Sparks and Lady Borgia of Keyhole Cabaret Burlesque. (Photos by Matthew Hohlfeld)

Remele Sparks starts off the posing.

Next on the sacrificial altar is Lady Borgia.

Ryan Roots, bartender extraordinaire at the Ruby Room, created a special drink for the occasion.

Entrants in the “human sacrifice” contest.

The winner!

Until next time art monkeys!

Dr. Sketchy’s May 2010 – Bibi Bordeaux

The inimitable BIBI BORDEAUX of Hell on Heels Burlesque Revue posed for our May session. Bibi graced our art monkeys with three different looks. She starts off as a scrumptious beer slinging German Fraulein.

“Draw Bibi at Octoberfest” contest

Next, Bibi takes a stroll through the rain with her lovely umbrella.

For the next contest, art monkeys traded sketchpads with a neighbor halfway through.

The winning team shares a shot o’ booze!

The Ruby Room’s own Ryan serving them up like a champ…

For her final look, Bibi is your cocktail waitress.

Final contest! Draw Bibi in a martini glass.

Thanks a million beautiful Bibi!

Who’s that girl on the right in the photo below? It’s Dr. Sketchy’s Anti-Art School San Diego’s new director, Nikki. She’ll be taking over from here on. Cheers to all of our art monkeys, the awesome staff of the Ruby Room, and our amazing models. It’s been a great ride. Happy sketching! -Lily and Matt