March 29, 2023
We talk about early days as an artist and letting go of fear to make the work we were meant to create.
March 1, 2023
Martins Madumere is an artist who’s difficult to put in a box.
February 20, 2023
On this episode I chat with 2022 Creative Nova Scotia Black Artist Recognition Award recipient Tonya "Sam'Gwan" Paris.
January 23, 2023
On this episode, I speak with Creative Nova Scotia Established Artist Recognition Award Winner Frances Dorsey . You might remember Frances from our Craft Pays Me series.
December 7, 2022
On this episode, I chat with Singer songwriter & Healer, Amai Kuda et Les Bois about their new album, the challenge of following multiple passions and the impact of truly living the message in your art.
March 7, 2022
I love how Ally Thatcher skillfully makes hilarious subversive statements about culture that appeal to design nerds and regular folk alike.
April 4, 2021
Claire MacDonald talks about the importance of storytelling in her work.
March 21, 2021
Bookbinder Rhonda Miller discusses bookbinding and how she started working in this medium.
March 7, 2021
Artist, Frances Dorsey talks about her influences and what defines art and craft.
February 21, 2021
Woodcarver Jennifer Marlow discusses her creative process and diverse practice.
February 7, 2021
The Fused Glass Diva shares how she turned a hobby in glass into a business.
January 10, 2021
Elizabeth Rodriguez and Magdelys Savigne of Afro-Cuban jazz group, OKAN.
December 27, 2020
I share my perspective on 2020 and what I hope to see in 2021.
December 16, 2020
How a passion for revamping shoes led to the start of a successful brand.
December 2, 2020
Keonté Beals talks about his transition from gospel singer to R&B artist.
November 1, 2020
Fibre Artist, Author and Blogger, Jen Meza talks about pivoting into her creative pursuits after losing her job during the pandemic.
October 18, 2020
Designers and Retailers Ana and Zac talk about the history of their new brand.
October 6, 2020
Visual Designer and Artist, Anthony Grant shares the thinking behind his art.
September 20, 2020
Cartoonist and Filmmaker, Josh Rodgers and I discuss his influences, working on kid friendly cartoons by day, and adult cartoons like Henry vs the Reptilian Overlords from the Cosmos by night.
September 7, 2020
Dylan Edwards and I talk about how he got into the animation industry and how it’s been impacted by COVID-19.
August 23, 2020
Textile Artist, Quilt Designer, Author and Educator Andrea Tsang Jackson talks about her transition from architecture, to exhibit design, to making her creative escape, quilting her full-time pursuit.
August 9, 2020
Artist, Shannon Ellis and I talk about her sci-fi and fantasy inspired work, our mutual fascination with Japanese animation and why she loves crows.
August 3, 2020
Grammy Award winning multidisciplinary artist, David Strickland discusses his influences and how connected Indigenous cultures are to hip-hop.
July 27, 2020
Multidisciplinary Visual Artist Chantel Gushue and I talk about how she incorporates science into her art practice and how fostering relationships with other artists can lead you to exciting new opportunities.
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.
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 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 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.