July 19, 2020
Food branding consultant Sunil Sarwal talks about the benefit of specialization in a service based creative business.
July 12, 2020
Beatmaker and Producer DK talks about his music making process and how he gets the attention of established artists he’d like to work with.
July 5, 2020
Eman El-Husseini and I talk about why she's not afraid to embrace her identity as a Palestinian lesbian in stand up comedy.
June 28, 2020
Maggie Rahr is an award winning multimedia investigative journalist whose podcast ‘What Happened to Holly Bartlett’ was featured in Oprah magazine (2019), and was a finalist in the Atlantic Journalism Awards.
June 24, 2020
Multidisciplinary Artist Bria Miller talks about her work, what motivates her and why she won’t settle on one art medium.
June 14, 2020
Visual Artist Emmanuel Nwogbo talks about how he's coping with current world events, how he boosted his profile with a personal project and how art and design schools could do more for their students.
June 8, 2020
On this special episode, my wife, Natasha Nurse-Jones and I talk about some of her experience as a Black educator and our experience with anti-Black racism.
June 2, 2020
Youth and Community Advocate DeRico Symonds and I discuss police violence against Black people in North America.
May 24, 2020
Matt Dowling, Founder of Freelancer Club shares his creative journey, how he’s grown a business that advocates for creative freelancers and how a negative experience with a photography client motivated him to start this business.
May 17, 2020
Multi-media Artist, Jordan Baraniecki talks about how the pandemic has effected his practice, why it’s similar to the artist residency he did in Poland and why his newest project is his most dangerous.
May 11, 2020
Multihyphenate artist Romana discusses her new music and the diverse creative interests she’s simultaneously pursuing.
May 6, 2020
My thoughts on the first four episodes of basketball documentary, The Last Dance and what creative entrepreneurs can learn from watching it.
April 26, 2020
Leather Designer and Maker Tabitha from Tabitha + Co.
April 19, 2020
Album Reviewer, and Twitch Streamer Luke James and I talked about coping with life and creativity during COVID-19.
April 12, 2020
Interview with Writer, Editor and Podcaster Kyle Carpenter of Clients From Hell.
April 5, 2020
On this week's episode I hit 50 episodes and one year of doing this podcast! It’s been a fun journey and I’ve learned a lot from the guests so far.
April 4, 2020
On this short solo episode, I share my thoughts on the creative industry and where my energy is focused during the COVID-19 pandemic.
March 22, 2020
Music Producer and DJ, Paul Chin talks about his latest album, Full Spectrum, being a music producer in the digital era and making music that doesn’t fit one genre.
March 15, 2020
Jeweller and Metalsmith, Josie Matthiesen living on the road, motherhood and how making connects us to each other.
March 9, 2020
Contemporary Artist Andrew Da Silva discusses process, style and validation.
March 1, 2020
Artist, Melissa Townsend talks about her work and strategies for a successful career in fine art.
February 24, 2020
Photographer, Deedee Morris discusses her creative path and why gender and nature are common themes in her work.
February 16, 2020
Award winning Creative Strategist and Podcaster, Maurice Cherry and I discuss his career, his podcast R evision Path and diversity in the creative industry.
February 9, 2020
Writer and Emcee, A. Harmony talks about the impact of a formal music education, how having experience as a recording artist and music writer adds credibility as a music journalist, female representation in hip hop and whether or not your loved ones have to read your writing to support you.
February 2, 2020
It was an honour to talk to Coach, Writer and Speaker, Tina Essmaker about her current role as a coach for creative professionals, making transitions in a career and aging as a creative.
January 26, 2020
Artist, Jordan Baraniecki discusses his creative process and why he thinks artists can do more to engage their audiences.
January 19, 2020
Social and Economic Innovator, Ryan Veltmeyer
talks about the various initiatives he’s involved in, the importance of activism and why he’s passionate about what he does.
January 12, 2020
On the first Art Pays Me episode of 2020 I interviewed up and coming Dancehall/Hip-Hop Artist, Lexxicon.
January 4, 2020
A lot of us see the end product of success but don't consider all of the losses and lessons that need to occur on the way there.
December 16, 2019
On this solo episode I get into the importance of repetition in my process, why immediate success isn’t always failure, how artists are like athletes and why it’s important to lower expectations.
December 10, 2019
Juggling creative entrepreneurship and family, featuring Lola Brown.
December 1, 2019
Why you should lean into your weirdness.
November 24, 2019
Artist, Flavia Testa on the importance of taking creative risks.
November 17, 2019
What it takes to model for the biggest brands in the world.
November 10, 2019
Hip hop artist Maje discusses work ethic, culture and his journey as a musician.
November 2, 2019
On episode 30 I interview award winning Filmmaker, Public Speaker and Mental Health Advocate, Tyler Simmonds.