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Ep. 54 Nan Lawson

Nan is an artist based in Los Angeles. She's worked with awesome clients like The Academy Awards, Warner Brothers, Sony, and Harper Collins. In this ep, we talk about leaving a career in TV for art, changing her style over time, and her upcoming solo show at Gallery 1988. You can follow Nan on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, and Instagram

Direct download: Ep._54_Nan_Lawson.mp3
Category:Art -- posted at: 9:54am EDT

Ep. 53 Joe Mochove  & Rusty Rowley

Joe Mochove and Rusty Rowley are Small Press Expo royalty! They've been attending the indie comic show for over 20 years and started hosting their own interviews outside the exhibit hall in 2012. If you attend SPX then you can't miss these guys. In this episode, we talk about the early years of SPX, the importance of creating something and putting yourself out there, and their most awkward interview experience ever

 

In preparation for SPX on September 19 and 20, follow Joe and Rusty on Twitter and watch all of their riveting SPX interviews from the past four years on YouTube.

Direct download: Ep._53_Joe_and_Rusty.mp3
Category:Art -- posted at: 10:03am EDT

Ep. 52 Tracie Ching

Tracie is a graphic designer based in DC. She's worked with AMC, Sony Pictures, Marvel, Google, and more. In this episode, we talk about the strong female characters, working with Google, and the early days of Kickstarter. You can follow Tracie on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

Direct download: Ep._52_Tracie_Ching.mp3
Category:Art -- posted at: 10:07am EDT

Ep. 51 Lisa Gullickson

Lisa is a co-host on the movie and geek podcast In The Mouth of Dorkness. In this episode, we talk about her wife-dork nickname, her extreme emetophobia, and owning a snake out of spite for an ex-lover. You can follow Lisa on Twitter and Instagram.

Direct download: Ep._51_Lisa_Gullickson.mp3
Category:Entertainment -- posted at: 8:11am EDT

Ep. 50 Nick Marinelli

Nick Marinelli is the chief operating officer for the music and gaming festival MagFest. In this episode, we talk about running an event with over 17,000 attendees, gaming culture, and video game music. Stay up to date on all things MagFest on Facebook, YouTube & Twitter

Direct download: Ep._50_Nick_Marinelli.mp3
Category:Entertainment -- posted at: 12:01pm EDT

Ep. 49 Matthew Winner

Matthew Winner is the host of the kidlit podcast Let's Get Busy and the creator of The Busy Librarian blog. He is an actual teacher librarian on top of hosting two of the top resources for authors and illustrators in the children's literature industry. In this episode, we talk about giving a voice to the kidlit industry through podcasting, the increased popularity of graphic novels for children, and controversial children's books. 

 

You can follow Matthew on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and Pinterest

Direct download: Ep._49_Matthew_Winner_LetsGetBusyPodcast.mp3
Category:Culture -- posted at: 8:33am EDT

Ep. 48 Scott Derby

Scott is an illustrator based in Philadelphia. His work can be seen all across Teefury and galleries across the nation. In this episode, we talk about the upcoming group show at Gallery 1988 for Mattel, finding your own style, and how he got the name NakedDerby. 

 

You can follow Scott on Twitter, Tumblr and Instagram

Direct download: Ep._48_Scott_Derby.mp3
Category:Art -- posted at: 12:39pm EDT

Ep. 47 Reza Farazmand (aka Poorly Drawn Lines)

Reza is the creator of the popular webcomic Poorly Drawn Lines. In this episode, we talk about his new book, pregnant hamsters, and the webcomic community.

 

You can pre-order his new book, Poorly Drawn Lines: Good Ideas and Amazing Stories, before its October release!

 

Stay up to date on Reza's latest comics & adventures on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

Direct download: Ep._47_Reza_PDL.mp3
Category:Art -- posted at: 7:00am EDT

Ep. 46 Scott C

Scott C is a writer and illustrator based in New York. His work ranges from art directing video games like Psychonauts to capturing epic battles in watercolor with Great Showdowns to teaching kids how to embrace everything in the picture book Hug Machine. In this episode, we talk about how food tastes better on airplanes, loving people, and his upcoming Zombie in Love 2 + 1 exhibit at Gallery Nucleus

 

You can follow Scott C and his amazing work on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

Direct download: Ep._46_Scott_C.mp3
Category:Art -- posted at: 8:03am EDT

Ep. 45 Aaron Prescott

Aaron is the creative manager at the Alamo Drafthouse in Ashburn, VA. In this episode, we talk about landing a film lover's dream job, creating those hilarious pre-shows, and teaming up with Patton Oswalt for a night of double features. 

 

You can check out the latest events for the Alamo Drafthouse in Ashburn, VA on Twitter and Facebook, AND you can check out Aaron's amazing adventures on Twitter and Instagram

Direct download: Ep._45_Aaron_Prescott.mp3
Category:Entertainment -- posted at: 11:16am EDT