Gemma Parker

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Industry Arts
Location Manchester UK
Introduction I am a fine artist investigating and celebrating theatrics, artifice and showmanship. This is my online sketchbook covering my projects, inspirations and interests. I hope you enjoy it! Instagram: @gemma_parker_artist
Interests Art, Glamour, Showmanship, Old school Vintage Hollywood, Make-up, Dressing -up, Performance, Burlesque, Fashion, Cats, Music, Reading, Dancing, Kylie Minogue, Pre-Raphaelites, History, Youtube tutorials, Paranormal shows although they scare the heck out of me
Favorite Movies Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Gone With the Wind, Splash, Ghostbusters, Singing in the Rain, Some Like it Hot, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, The Vikings, The Last Seduction, Romy and Michelle's High School Reunion, Back To The Future
Favorite Music Too many artists and styles to mention. I love Kylie Minogue classic to present, Dolly Parton, Donna Summer, anything with a dirty beat that's good to dance to. I have the musical tastes of a gay man.
Favorite Books The Martha Morgan series by Brian John, The Spook series by Joseph Delaney, In the Company of the Courtesan by Sarah Dunnant, The Red Necklace by Sally Gardner, All Terry Pratchett novels, Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye - The Barbara Payton story by John O' Dowd, Cleopatra's Daughter by Michelle Moran, Desperate Romantics by Franny Moyle, it's an ever growing list as I never stop reading.