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203 Interview With Maria Wilson

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Show Notes

Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: May 20, 2019

 

Topic: Interview with Maria Wilson

 

Points of Interest:

Today’s episode is the first if its kind on the Colored Pencil Podcast – an interview with an up-and-coming artist! Maria Wilson is currently a student in the Face Value portrait course, and she recounts her journey going from an admirer of colored pencil art to an empowered, determined artist.

 

Links Referenced

Join the waitlist for Face Value: The Ultimate Colored Pencil Course!

 

Products Mentioned

Caran D’ache Luminance Pencils

Stonehenge Paper by Legion Paper

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Looking for past episodes? The “Techniques” CD is a curated edition of some of our earlier shows. Click here to learn more!

 

John’s Twitter: @sharpenedartist

Lisa’s Twitter: @lachri

 

 

As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

 

If you want more colored pencil inspiration, snag a FREE sample issue of the COLORED PENCIL MAGAZINE here!

 

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173 Interview with Holly Bedrosian

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Show Notes 

Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast 

 

Release Date: October 22, 2018 

 

Topic: Interview with Holly Bedrosian

 

Points of Interest

Today’s episode features John and Lisa’s conversation with colored pencil artist Holly Bedrosian. Holly shares her background in art, her artistic process, and some sage wisdom for artists searching for their signature style.

 

Links Referenced:

 

Holly Bedrosian Fine Art

 

 

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John’s Twitter: @sharpenedartist 

Lisa’s Twitter: @lachri 

 

 

As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com

 

If you want more colored pencil inspiration, snag a FREE sample issue of the COLORED PENCIL MAGAZINE here

 

Stay sharp!

 

165 Interview with Ester Roi

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Show Notes

Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Original Release Date: August 22, 2016

 Rerun Release Date: July 16, 2018

Topic: Interview with Ester Roi

 

Points of Interest:

The long-awaited interview with artist and inventor Ester Roi is finally here! Ester describes her background in art, including her sudden immersion in colored pencil art as a profession and what led her to create the Icarus Board. You’ll love her stories about her early experimentation with heat in her art, and feel inspired by her advice to artists of every level.

 

Links Referenced:

Ester’s personal website and blog

http://www.esterroi.com/

 

The Icarus Board website

http://icarusart.net/

 

Colored Pencil Magazine—June 2016 edition, where Ester’s work is featured.

http://coloredpencilmag.com/issues/

 

 

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Small Icarus Drawing Board (model 1420)-- $30 discount with code SA1

Large Icarus Drawing Board (model 2026)-- $35 discount with code SA2

Icarus Painting Board (model 2228)-- $40 discount with code SA3

 

 

As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

 

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RERUN 137 Interview with Sally Robertson

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INTERVIEW:  SALLY ROBERTSON, PUBLISHER AND CREATOR OF COLORED PENCIL MAGAZINE

Sally speaks about the origins of the magazine, her role as Editor-in-Chief, and the mission of her business.

She also talks about ways to get involved and have your art published and be seen around the world.  This exposure seems to lead to more success for the artists who have been involved in the magazine.

Links mentioned in the show:

www.coloredpencilmag.com

www.coloredpencilstudent.com

www.jerrysartarama.com

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John’s Twitter: @sharpenedartist

Lisa’s Twitter: @lachri

 

 

As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

 

If you want more colored pencil inspiration, snag a FREE sample issue of the COLORED PENCIL MAGAZINE here!

 

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134 Interview with Stan Proko

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Show Notes

Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: December 11, 2017

 

Topic: Interview with Stan Proko

 

Points of Interest:

If you’ve spent any time in the YouTube art community, you’ve likely seen a few videos by today’s guest, Stan Proko. Stan gives the inside scoop on how he started his wildly successful business – including the exact strategies he still uses today to create an organic following of likeminded artists. If you’re interested in growing your business, be sure to listen in!

 

Links Referenced:

Proko” website

Proko” YouTube Channel

“The Art of Aaron Blaise” YouTube Channel

“Draw with Jazza” YouTube Channel

“Cesar Santos” YouTube Channel

Mixergy Podcast

 

****Use code SA20 for 20% off Stan’s Human Anatomy for Artists course here!

 

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John’s Twitter: @sharpenedartist

Lisa’s Twitter: @lachri

 

 

As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

 

If you want more colored pencil inspiration, snag a FREE sample issue of the COLORED PENCIL MAGAZINE here!

 

Stay sharp!

114 Interview with Will Stoller

Show Notes

Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: July 24, 2017

 

Topic: Interview with Will Stoller

 

Points of Interest:
John and Lisa are joined in this episode by Will Stoller of Unmask Art. Will discusses his circuitous path to colored pencil art, the reason he chose to use YouTube as his primary platform, and recommendations for setting (and reaching) your goals as an artist. Be sure to check out his channel using the links below!

 

Links Referenced:

Unmask Art YouTube Channel

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCc200efazooi-bz2TQ1_Nuw

 

Final Cut Pro video editing software

https://www.apple.com/final-cut-pro/

 

The camera Will uses to create his YouTube videos:

Canon 70D Digital Camera

 

10 Minute Painting Challenge video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sdpM4xWoDpk

 

Proposal video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sy6LA8TZ064

 

Drawing Journal: “Thank You!” video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fllLp7xPLcM

 

Ready to take your business to the next level? Check out the copywriting and blogging services at Clarity & Flair:

www.clarityandflair.com

 

Free 30-day Audible Trial:

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John’s Twitter: @sharpenedartist

Lisa’s Twitter: @lachri

 

As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

 

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066 Interview with Ester Roi

Show Notes

Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: August 22, 2016

 

Topic: Interview with Ester Roi

 

Points of Interest:

The long-awaited interview with artist and inventor Ester Roi is finally here! Ester describes her background in art, including her sudden immersion in colored pencil art as a profession and what led her to create the Icarus Board. You’ll love her stories about her early experimentation with heat in her art, and feel inspired by her advice to artists of every level.

 

Links Referenced:

Ester’s personal website and blog

http://www.esterroi.com/

 

The Icarus Board website

http://icarusart.net/

 

Colored Pencil Magazine—June 2016 edition, where Ester’s work is featured.

http://coloredpencilmag.com/issues/

 

 

***COUPON CODES:

Small Icarus Drawing Board (model 1420)-- $30 discount with code SA1

Large Icarus Drawing Board (model 2026)-- $35 discount with code SA2

Icarus Painting Board (model 2228)-- $40 discount with code SA3

 

Valid only until September 30, 2016, so hurry and take advantage!

 

 

As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

 

Stay sharp!

 

064 Interview with Matt Fussell

Show Notes

Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: August 8, 2016

 Topic: Interview with Matt Fussell

 Points of Interest:

You’ll love this conversation with Matt Fussell, artist and founder of The Virtual Instructor. Matt shares his journey to running an online art instruction site full time, and throws in a wealth of inspiration and motivation for us in the process. Be sure to listen all the way to the end for some fantastic quotes!

 Links Referenced:

The Virtual Instructor web site

www.thevirtualinstructor.com

 Udemy, another site where several of Matt’s courses are found

 

Follow this link for a free course, The Magic of Burnishing!

www.thevirtualinstructor.com/cp

 As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

 Stay sharp!

057 Interview with Maria Spear

Show Notes

Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

 

Release Date: June 20, 2016

 Topic: Interview with Maria Spear

 Points of Interest:

This week, we are talking with lawyer Maria Spear about some very important legal considerations for us as artists. We'll cover copyrights, legal terms, ownership, moral rights, contracts, and more in this informative episode.  Legal matters are something to take very seriously, so don’t wait until it’s too late to understand how they affect you!

 Links Referenced:

spear-ip.com

As promised, here is the link to the special offer for our listeners:

https://spear-ip.dpdcart.com/

 Two contracts are available at this link :

1. An artwork purchase agreement

2. A commissioned artwork contract

 Use coupon code SHARPENEDARTIST to get $15 off!

 As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

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