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Down To Art

Down To Art

By Kristy Gordon
Conversations about the creative process, painting techniques and the professional practice of art.
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Taking a Break from Social Media with Shannon Craig Morphew
In this episode I chat with Shannon Craig Morphew about taking a break  from social media. To learn more about Shannon's art visit  shannoncraigmorphew.com and follow her on Instagram  @shannoncraigmorphew.    For more information about my art and art classes visit  kristygordon.com.
51:30
May 24, 2022
Managing Our Energy with Kate Horowitz
Kate Horowitz and I chat about strategies for managing our energy as  creatives. You can find her at katehorowitz.net, on Twitter  @delight_monger, and on Instagram @kate_swriting.  For a full transcript of this episode, click here. For more information about my art and my art classes visit  kristygordon.com.
55:43
May 08, 2022
NFTs for Traditional Artists with Rafael Hoekstra
In this episode I chat with Rafael Hoekstra from Artist Catalyst  about some of the best ways for traditional artists to make and sell their first NFTs. To learn more about Rafael’s NFT Bootcamp and his other programs visit artistcatalyst.com and follow him on Instagram @artistcatalyst. For more information about my art and my art classes visit kristygordon.com.
51:51
April 24, 2022
Neuroplasticity for Creatives with Dana Smith
In this episode I chat with Dana Smith about how to calm negative  thought patterns and rewire the brain to maximize our potential as  creatives. To find out more about her work visit DanaSmithWellness.com  and follow her on Instagram @dana_smith_wellness.   For more information about my art and my art classes visit  kristygordon.com.
30:07
April 09, 2022
Art Writing with Lily Koto Olive
In this episode I chat with artist Lily Koto Olive about art writing. To see her work visit www.lilykoto.com and follow her on Instagram @lilykoto. For more information about my art and my art classes visit kristygordoncourses.com.
34:08
March 27, 2022
Buket Savci on Art Fairs and Art Residencies
In this episode I chat with artist Buket Savci about art fairs and art residencies. To see her work visit buketsavci.com and follow her on Instagram @buketsavci For more information about my art and my art classes visit kristygordon.com.
39:57
March 12, 2022
Teresa Oaxaca on Finding Inspiration
In this episode I chat with artist Teresa Oaxaca about how she feeds her inspiration and integrates it into paintings done from her imagination. To see her work visit teresaoaxaca.com and follow her on Instagram @teresaoaxaca and @houseofoaxaca. For more information about my art and my art classes visit kristygordon.com.
01:15:44
February 27, 2022
John Dalton on Art Podcasts
John Dalton and I discuss how to create great art podcasts!  Check out  his amazing podcast, Gently Does It, as well as his art and writing at  https://www.johndalton.me and @johndaltonart on Instagram.
51:26
February 13, 2022
Mural Festivals with Sydney Black
Sydney Black and I discuss the Nelson International Mural Festival and tips she has for artists who want to get into painting murals. To find out more about the Nelson International Mural Festival visit www.ndac.ca/nelson-international-mural-festival To register for my Art Mentoring Program visit kristygordoncourses.com
34:42
January 30, 2022
Art and Teaching with Scott Maier
In this episode I chat with Scott Maier about how to find your identity as an art teacher and balance being a practicing artist with being an art teacher. Scott leads live drawing lessons weekly on his popular livestream, “Drawing Together, with Artists Network,” on the ArtistsNetwork YouTube channel and is the author of the book “See, Think, Draw.” Check out his website at www.scottmaierart.com and follow Scott on Instagram at @scott.l.maier. For more information about my art classes and Art Mentoring Program visit kristygordon.com.
01:04:37
January 16, 2022
Creating Your Own Art Community with Nadya Goest
In this episode Nadya Goest and I chat about the creative ways she's developed a strong art community. You can follow her at @Nadya_Goest and @Greenpoint_Art_Circle on Instagram and listen to her podcast Expression Quest anywhere you listen to podcasts!
38:17
January 10, 2022
The Creative Process with Kate Horowitz
Kate Horowitz and I chat about the creative process and strategies for balancing inspiration with productivity. You can find her at katehorowitz.net, on Twitter @delight_monger, and on Instagram @kate_swriting. For more information about my art and my art classes visit kristygordon.com.
41:18
December 06, 2021