Thursday, July 21, 2016

Episode 11: Teresa Cox

Teresa Cox is an abstract painter of images influenced by nature who uses strong color and shapes to create a sense of movement through space. I met with Teresa in her studio in Eagan, Minnesota on a beautiful  summer day to talk about a sense of place, the experience of spaces, the influence of music and  landscape still-lifes (huh?). This episode is brought to you by Reverie Cafe and Bar, Your Enchanted Florist and Jack-in-the-Pulpit Studio.







Thursday, July 14, 2016

Episode 10: Nan Jahnke


Nan Jahnke has been taking art classes for many years and recently has begun to sell her work and identify as an artist. She came over to my studio and talked about her work, what it means to identify as an artist and the value of engaging in the arts.  This episode is sponsored by Your Enchanted Florist, Reverie Cafe and Bar, and Jack-in-the-Pulpit Studio.




Thursday, July 7, 2016

Episode 9: Jack Becker

Jack Becker is a founder and long-time executive director of Forecast Public Art. He recently has gone through a rearrangement of his role at Forecast, so we sat down in his former office to talk all things public art, the beginnings of Forecast and the art of wooing. This episode is sponsored by Your Enchanted Florist, Reverie Cafe and Bar and Jack-in-the-Pulpit Studio.




Friday, July 1, 2016

Episode 8: Justin Terlecki

Justin Terlecki is a Saint Paul artist who paints acrylic and oil paintings about his experiences, nostalgia, and the uncertain. We met at his live-in work space in Lowertown Saint Paul and talked about expressing the non-verbal, the influence of a local childhood museum, and allowing the observer to fill-in details to the painted narrative. This episode is sponsored by Reverie Cafe and Bar, Your Enchanted Florist, and Jack-in-the-Pulpit Studio.



Thursday, June 23, 2016

Episode 7: Ellie Kingsbury

Ellie Kingsbury is a photographer whose recent work is focused on vegetables past their prime and middle aged nudes. We spent an hour talking in my studio about the allure of youth, body issues of the middle aged and how tall you have to be to be a good photographer. This episode is sponsored by Reverie Cafe and Bar, Your Enchanted Florist and Jack-in-the-Pulpit Studio.


Thursday, June 16, 2016

Episode 6: Jessie McNally

Jessie McNally is a sculpture/mixed media/tattoo artist who takes found objects and creates pieces exploring spirituality and death. She sat down at her University Avenue studio and talked about bodies as a vessel, the role of her mother's death in her art, and the difference between fine art and tattoos.  This episode is sponsored by Reverie Cafe and Bar, Your Enchanted Florist and Jack-in-the-Pulpit Studio.



Thursday, June 9, 2016

Episode 5: Chris Faust

Chris Faust is a photographer of landscapes with an eye for spaces in transition. I sat down with him in his studio in Lowertown, Saint Paul to discuss the messiness of transition, people's distrust of photographers, and what makes a good landscape. This episode is sponsored by Reverie Cafe and Bar, Your Enchanted Florist and Jack-in-the-Pulpit Studio.