SWALLOWS & AMAZONS: Life Drawing Salons 2
THIS WEEK’S MODELS:
GABBY YOUNG (multi-talented singer/songwriter/performer)
We’re so excited to announce that GABBY YOUNG will be appearing at next week’s Swallows and Amazons, bringing her ‘mane of red hair and the vocal ability of a lioness’ to inspire your sketches…
Her music defines definition, fusing gyspy folk, pop, rock, jazz, cabaret to name a few. Ahead of a gig at Jazz Cafe on 8th May, this captivating, multi-talented performer shall be bringing her unique style and enchanting personality to Swallows and Amazons for you to capture!
“Howling mad and completely irresistible” BBC
“Gabby is a special talent with an enchanting voice.” – BBC Radio 2
“A kaleidoscopic world of gaudy spectacle and burlesque beguilement” – musicOMH
& ANGRI- LA (zebra-striped rollergirl & rollerderby ref) bringing all action rollerderby poses and fierce attitude!
Hosted by The Great Cake Escape’s Cherry Bakewell
TUES 4 MAY, 8pm-10pm
The Victoria, Mile End
110 Grove Road
£6 to take part
Spaces limited so get there on time to get a seat!
Bring your own materials (pens//paper//charcoal//ink etc)
Celebrating real women in all their naked and knickerbockered glory, Swallows and Amazons is a series of fun fundraising events for Ladyfest Ten featuring lively life models and drawing challenges to help unleash the creative beast within you…
VOLUPTUOUS AMAZONS//INKED UP INDIVIDUALS//UNCONVENTIONAL CONTORTIONISTS//BURLESQUE SHOWGIRLS// TABLEAU VIVANT// POWERFUL POSERS, PERFORMERS & ARTISTS…
Artwork created during the salons can be submitted to be part of an exhibition later on in the year and all profits will go towards funding Ladyfest Ten, an arts festival taking place in London in November to celebrate ten years of Ladyfest.
For more info, or if you’re interested in modelling for future salons, email Nikkiat email@example.com.
Tues 11 May // reeta & rita- mime corporeal performance duo
Tues 18 May // Dollface Dolores
LAST WEEK FEATURED:
Models: Miss Moon (come howl) & Vigour Mortis (steam punk rollergirl action) PICTURES COMING SOON!
Nearest tubes: Mile End or Bethnal Green
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