E43 :: Manelle Oliphant & Why Stories Are Essential to Life

An artist in her heart and soul, Manelle Oliphant feels her love for stories and drawing walk hand in hand. I thought I understood what she meant by that,...

E41 :: Vanessa Lesniak & Art as a Source of Joy

Does starting on the artist path comes with an expiration date or a required background? Vanessa Lesniak sure doesn’t think so - and she can prove it. If...

E39 :: Marco Bucci & Demystifying Art Style

Artist and teacher Marco Bucci (Disney, LEGO, LucasArts, Hasbro...) always wanted to be an artist. However he was not the “artsy” kid or was any good at drawing....

E38 :: Uma Kelkar & Defeating Art Block Like an Engineer

Uma Kelkar is a powerhouse. Seriously. She’s an artist and electric engineer who draws a powerful connection between the two - and her approach not only helps us...

E35 :: Ian Fennelly & Why You’re Good Enough to Make Art

A renown artist and teacher, Ian Fennelly is definitely one of the most positive and kind hearted creatives I ever met. He has a contagious can do attitude...

E33 :: Jean Arnaud & How to Paint Light in Watercolour

Jean Arnaud is a French artist whose watercolour pieces capture the very essence of a scene. By painting light and shadow, he brings places to life in unique...

E32 :: Julia Koerner (Dyru) & How to Paint with Watercolours

Julia Koerner (AKA Dyru) has been creating visual stories ever since she was 7. Even though she opted for a design route, she has been slowly transitioning to...

E30 :: Anne Kostecki & The Role of Art in Human Development

A full time artist, mother of two, and an art teacher, Anne Kostecki is an avid learner who taught herself web design, photography, calligraphy, gouache painting, six different foreign languages,...

E25 :: Sam Guay & When Are You Good Enough for Art?

Sam Guay is a professional watercolour artist who specialises in creating paintings inspired by nature, tarot, folklore, witchcraft, and the occult to explore our inner worlds. Her art...

E24 :: Shari Blaukopf & How to Draw Every Day

Shari Blaukopf is a graphic designer, artist and teacher who loves watercolour. There are plenty of things that make Shari amazing, but one of my favourites is that...