Ep 11: Mendoza
Date: 02/14/2023 | Run Time: 28:53
Becoming an artist takes patience, determination, and a desire to continue to learn. Zach Mendoza considers himself always a student ready to expand his knowledge and make each work better than the last. Join me in this episode as we learn where Zach has come from and where he is headed.
Ep 10: Ben
Date: 01/31/2023 | Run Time: 39:27
Ben Avlis always made art growing up and he knew that all he wanted to be was an artist but he needed a push to chase that dream and one day life pushed him so hard that he had to listen. This is the story of how Ben overcame life and gained the courage to become an artist against all odds.
Ep 08: Adam
Date: 01/03/2023 | Run Time: 30:59
Adam Riches didn’t have many aspirations growing up but the one thing he always loved was art. As much as he loved art it took him quite a long time before he realized he needed it to survive this world. Join us as we dive deep into what makes Adam’s art so powerful.
Ep 07: Dejvid
Date: 12/13/2022 | Run Time: 27:42
Dejvid was the kinda kid who was fine hanging out inside by himself just getting lost in his own imagination. This attitude would lend itself to be perfect for the style of art he would end up creating as it takes plenty of patients. Join us as we hear how art and stories influenced Dejvids life.
Ep 06: Vollut
Date: 11/28/2022 | Run Time: 29:08
Vollut felt unhappy and uninspired in his 9 to 5 day job as a creative director. So He took his savings and left that job to go find the passion for art that he once had. Join us as we hear Vollut’s story and learn how to find our own passion and make a living doing it.
Ep 05: Tyler
Date: 11/14/2022 | Run Time: 27:18
Tyler is a portland based artist that grew up in Utah. In Utah, he felt out of place within his small community and the Mormon church. Luckily through art, he was able to find his way to his true home. Tyler’s story is one about being honest with yourself and facing your fears to truly be happy.
Ep 04: Scott
Date: 10/31/2022 | Run Time: 47:15
Scott Listfield is an artist that paints astronauts and sometimes dinosaurs. On the surface, his work is very accessible and fun. However, as we dig deeper into Scott’s personal life we start to understand that there is more than meets the eye in the world he has created with his paintbrush.
Ep 03: Baku
Date: 10/17/2022 | Run Time: 37:09
Baku is an artistic duo made up of Stephanie and Dominique who have found great joy and great suffering through art by risking their health to create their works. Each of them used art as a way to express themselves and find meaning in the world while growing up and when they came together art was a way for them to grow closer. When they discovered a product they were using to make their art was poisoning them they had to work on a way to make the art without putting their health at risk.
Ep 02: McMonster
Date: 10/03/2022 | Run Time: 33:35
Today we follow the journey of an artist who goes by the name McMonster. For his whole life, he has moved back and forth from city to city without knowing his next move but the one thing he always knew was that he was going to become a full-time artist someday. This story is all about never giving up and even when you don’t know the next step in your path you need to push forward until it reveals itself.
Ep 01: WOLFDOG
Date: 09/19/2022 | Run Time: 37:54
Ash “WOLFDOG” Hayner is an emerging artist who has been in the art space his whole life. He found success and made connections at such a young age that he got stuck in a lifestyle he couldn’t get out of. This is his journey from a young hopeful to an alcoholic, and finally a successful emerging artist with an insane work ethic!