Posts tagged artist
018: Kate Wilkonson - Building community and connection with people through custom jewelry

Kate Wilkonson, owner of Arcatus Jewelry, is a Denver, Colorado native and classically-trained jewelry designer by trade, who focuses on custom pieces that have a story and a soul inside them. Though tremendous passion lies there, it’s a solitary life and by itself doesn’t complete Kate’s passion for connection and building community…

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016: Greg Amanti - Supporting your creative community as you master your craft

On this episode, I talk with Greg Amanti, a master mold maker, stone carver, and critically acclaimed artist and artisan based in Bend, Oregon.  We discuss how art is akin to an athlete getting into the flow state, as well as how he feels about “writer’s block” and how he manages it in relation to his artwork.  We chat about how he breaks through those periods of “inertia” and self-doubt, and…

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013: Chuck “Emit” Krausz — Finding true freedom as an artist through graffiti

Have you heard the term “street art” lately?  What about “graffiti” or “tagging”?  I bet you have.  These terms have continued to be used in the mainstream more and more over the years as the art form and counter-culture have grown in popularity.  Well, on this episode, I have a treat for you…

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006: Kelly Shroads - Healing yourself so you can serve others

Kelly is an artist, entrepreneur, and healer who offers lifestyle/branding photography, essential oil coaching (has developed her own custom blends), as well as affirmation cards, prints/canvases of her curated photographs, crystal/stone education, and she partners with wellness professionals and teachers for retreats in nature. She also owns an e-commerce business that sells…

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003: Heather Crank - Benefits of being uncomfortable while staying true to yourself

Heather Crank is an artist and entrepreneur who owns Crahmanti, an art + design collective she runs with her husband Greg Amanti.  She is an award-winning visual artist and designer, based out of Bend, Oregon.  Her films have been showcased at the Guggenheim, SUPERNOVA Animation Festival and RESFest, and she is also a recipient of the Adobe Achievement Award…

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