Articulate Episode 41 - Teaching Art

What’s the best way to learn anything? To teach it! It’s also not bad for picking up a little extra money. Teaching art is a great way to stay in the game and still hone your skills. There are several ways to go about and many different levels. This week the guys explore a few options. Links & Resources – Sites http://articulatepodcast.com/recommended-readings/ http://drawing-and-coloring-blog.com – Books or drop us a line […]

 

 
 
 

Articulate Episode 39 - Meeting with Clients

Meeting with clients, It can be one of the most nerve racking parts of any business. This week the guys talk about how to not get taken advantage of when talking to clients and they recall some of their best stories from the  trenches. Links & Resources – Sites http://articulatepodcast.com/recommended-readings/ http://drawing-and-coloring.com http://www.theshawno.com – Books or drop us a line at : info@articulatepodcast.com If you like why we’re doing ,please leave […]

 

 
 
 

ARTiculate Episode 35 - Shawn's Book FAIL

So you say want to be a famous artist and draw children’s books? You got the LLC,bought the inventory, got all the websites done and they are flying off the shelved on Amazon right? Wrong. Being an artist also comes with that other side that artist often forget- the business side. Listen in this week as Shawn goes over his book FAIL after setting it and forgetting it on Amazon. […]

 

 
 
 

Articulate Episode 33 - Flat Design

Flat design is exploding everywhere. Its online, in your products and even at the stores. Where did this explosion come from? Is it new? Maybe not as new as you might think. Sit in while Kevin and Shawn discuss why and where it came from. Links & Resources – Sites http://articulatepodcast.com/recommended-readings/ http://drawing-and-coloring-blog.com – Books or drop us a line at : info@articulatepodcast.com If you like why we’re doing ,please leave […]

 

 
 
 

ARTiculate Episode 19 - Artist Interview: Rob Jones

This week Kevin interviews the Grammy award-winning artist Rob Jones, Jack White’s go to guy for the White Stripes, Dead Weather and Raconteurs’ most iconic posters and packaging. Rob provides insights into his process, influences and how to utilize the Lord of Rings to get things done. Image credits: Rob Jones

 

 
 
 

ARTiculate Episode 14 - Art vs Advertising

This week the guy pick sides on the argument of is Advertising really art,  Should it belong in the Smithsonian and does the intent of the image mean it is art or not?

 

 
 
 

ARTiculate Episode 09 – Interview with Cindy Debold of Compose It Grids

This weeks episode features an interview with Cindy Debold, artist and creator of Compose It Grids. Cindy talks about her beginnings as an artist and how she created the proportional grids due to her own struggles with drawing en plein air.  

 

 
 
 

ARTiculate Episode 07 - Freelance vs Industry

In this week’s episode Kevin and Shawn sort thru the pros and cons of working for yourself and creating your own artistic vision versus working for a more established design company and potentially losing your soul to pay the bills.

 

 
 
 

ARTiculate Episode 06 - How To Price & Market Your Art

This week the guys tackle marketing yourself effectively and get your name out there in your local and online communities. They also touch on the controversial topic of pricing your work.

 

 
 
 

ARTiculate Episode 05 - Digital Art: Pros & Cons

  Kevin and Shawn discuss the finer points of digital art, touching on its beginnings, why you need to a part of the digital art scene and why it is awesome and not so awesome.