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Dr. Sketchy’s Anti-Art school In Cheltenham


Dr. Sketchy’s Anti-Art school is the world’s premier alternative drawing movement. Artists draw glamorous
underground performers in an atmosphere of boozy conviviality.

Launching on Sunday 27th February at The Strand, within their elegantly regal upstairs room from 3pm to 6pm.

The Lollipop Lounge, the South West’s greatest burlesque & cabaret revue is pleased to announce the launch of Dr Sketchys Cheltenham. The Lollipop Lounge will be providing performers for artists to draw, who will then also perform acts to entertain!

Dr. Sketchy’s is...Molly Crabapple’s anti-art school event. What was started in Brooklyn, by this artist and former artists’ model who asked ‘why can’t drawing people be sexy’, has since scribbled its way across the world with 110 branches from Hollywood to London to Melbourne and now Cheltenham. To glimpse into the world of the delectable Molly Crabapple or her sketch-revolution visit and

It’s for anyone who fancies a bit of fun, a bit of a scribble and the chance to set eyes on dazzlingly eclectic burlesque, cabaret performances and beautiful models

Do I have to be an artist to attend Dr. Sketchy’s? NO! Lots of people who have never drawn before attend Dr. Sketchy’s. We’re a fun, non-judgmental environment to try your hand at drawing.

To launch the first event we are pleased to bring you a beautifully grotesque, tattooed siren inspired by the world of fetish and twisted fairy tales, Lexi Sexx. She exudes the feminine sensuality of a bygone era, whilst putting a modern spin on the art of bump and grind. She uses classic side show stunts blended with decedent aesthetics and sultry striptease to create a unique cocktail of sex, shock, sass and class.

She is a rising star of the UK twisted cabaret scene and performs regularly all over Enlgand, Ireland and Germany. She has been featured on the cover of magazines, modelled for latex, clothing and accessory designers and is sponsored by the fabulous Pearls & Swine. Lexi Sexx will be modeling for artists as well as performing two of her amazing, shop stopping vaudivillian acts throughout the session which runs from 3pm - 6pm.

Modelling & performing alongside Lexi Sexx will be Cheltenhams very own rising star Kitty Ribbons, described as a kaleidoscope of guises and marvellous medley waiting to be uncovered. The Lollipop Lounge has featured both performers, both very different in style and look, both modelling for artists.

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