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Interview with Cartoon Illustrator Mark Marderosian

Interview with Cartoon Illustrator Mark Marderosian

Mark Marderosian is an old artist friend of mine. We met way back in 1998 when I began working for a small toy company in Framingham MA. Mark is an amazingly talented artist and one of the kindest guys I’ve ever met. Our paths have crossed many times in the years since then and I’m…Continue Reading

Getting Unstuck – How to Get past Your Artistic Road Blocks.

As artists we all face certain roadblocks. Whether you struggle with networking, marketing or some other part of your business you need help with, you’re not alone. In this episode Carlos and Bob identify and discuss ways we, as artists, can get past these roadblocks. Once you’ve listened to this episode we invite you to…Continue Reading

Go Big or Go Home. Interview with Plein Air Performance Painter Dan Nelson.

Go Big or Go Home. Interview with Plein Air Performance Painter Dan Nelson.

Want to make a big impact then make big art. Want to make a bigger impact then how about painting a 4 by 5 foot canvas on location in front of a crowd? Not big enough, then try an 8 by 10 foot canvas while wearing a tuxedo in front of an audience? This is…Continue Reading

How Important is Social Networking? An Interview with George Coghill of Coghill cartooning

How Important is Social Networking? An Interview with George Coghill of Coghill cartooning

It was 12:30 am the night before a very important deadline when I first met George Coghill. I was working late to make my deadline and I came upon a roadblock. I’m pretty good with Adobe Illustrator, in fact I am an instructor here in Raleigh, but I ran into some trouble that I knew…Continue Reading

Revealing the Hyper Creative Process.

Revealing the Hyper Creative Process.

Branding design strategist Ali Sabet has created and helped sustain hundreds of brands over the past 10 years and has loved every minute of it. During that time Ali observed many of the patterns and methods he used to become so successful, something he calls the Hyper Creative method. In this interview we talk with…Continue Reading

What’s your story? Interview with Graphite Artist Owen Garratt

What’s your story? Interview with Graphite Artist Owen Garratt

It’s all about the story. Bob and Carlos interview artist Owen Garratt. Owen is an amazingly successful graphite artist who sells limited edition prints of his amazing artwork. In this interview he shares tips on marketing and innovative techniques he’s used to position himself in an extremely competitive field.
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