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Hosted by Mother and Daughter Eileen Hsü-Balzer and Julie Fei-Fan Balzer, the Adventures in Arting podcast is a lively discussion of artful living. Topics range from creating art (painting, sewing, scrapbooking, lampworking, etc.) to viewing art (museums, galleries, the theatre, etc.) to the artful home (cooking, dressing, decorating etc.) to managing a career in the arts. All aspects of arting are discussed between the two hosts, as well as with a variety of guests.

Hosted by Mother and Daughter Eileen Hsü-Balzer and Julie Fei-Fan Balzer, the Adventures in Arting podcast is a lively discussion of artful living. Topics range from creating art (painting, sewing, scrapbooking, lampworking, etc.) to viewing art (museums, galleries, the theatre, etc.) to the artful home (cooking, dressing, decorating etc.) to managing a career in the arts. All aspects of arting are discussed between the two hosts, as well as with a variety of guests.
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Hosted by Mother and Daughter Eileen Hsü-Balzer and Julie Fei-Fan Balzer, the Adventures in Arting podcast is a lively discussion of artful living. Topics range from creating art (painting, sewing, scrapbooking, lampworking, etc.) to viewing art (museums, galleries, the theatre, etc.) to the artful home (cooking, dressing, decorating etc.) to managing a career in the arts. All aspects of arting are discussed between the two hosts, as well as with a variety of guests.

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Episodes

077: On The Road Again

3/18/2018
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It has been more than a month since our last podcast. My excuse: I’ve been busy. Most of the events we talk about on the podcast I haven’t yet shared here on the blog (I’ve got a major backlog of photos and stories to share!), so you’ll see a quick teaser photo for now […]

Duration:01:01:16

076: Creativation 2018

1/30/2018
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I recently attended Creativation — the annual trade show for the craft industry. It used to be called CHA (craft and hobby association) and now it’s called Creativation. And the organization, which also used to be called CHA, is now called AFCI. Here are a few photos from booth set-up: Creativation was a whirlwind of […]

Duration:00:48:31

075: Wrapping Up 2017

12/24/2017
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In today’s podcast Mom and I chat about the year gone by and set some art goals for 2018! Here is a photo from the Yayoi Kusama exhibit I talk about on the podcast. More photos to come in a later post! Thanks for stopping by! Subscribe to the podcast on iTunes here.

Duration:00:55:00

074: The Intersection of Fashion and Art

11/7/2017
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Our guest today is Kara Doyle-DuMouchelle: Pizza and bagel addict| Married the most wonderful man in the universe| Passion for art, fashion, food, and travel| Love to explore new places and try new things| Also love to be lazy and watch HGTV| Went to school to be an art teacher| Currently working for the […]

Duration:00:54:46

073: Super Secret Confidential

10/4/2017
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In today’s podcast Mom and I chat about super secret confidential craft projects, my art class at the Museum of Fine Arts, visiting MoMA, creating an art schedule, and so much more! The Louise Bourgeois exhibit (more photos to come) at MoMA: You can see the t-shirt projection I mention at the 8:03 mark […]

Duration:00:45:09

072: August Adventures

9/7/2017
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Today’s podcast is full of fun chatter. This week, Mom and I are chatting about our August Art Adventures — much of it from my trip to London and Spain. Come along for the ride! Just a peek: Tate Modern (more photos to come): The British Museum (more photos to come): Correfoc (fire run): Dali’s House […]

Duration:00:57:27

071: Jane Davies’ Abstract Painting

8/9/2017
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Our guest this week is Jane Davies. Today’s podcast is full of excitement — dogs barking, Mom choking, and plenty of art talk! Mom, Jane, and I discuss creating abstract art, teaching, learning from students, making work your own, selling in galleries, and self-published books. It’s a great chat with lots of intellectual content. Jane […]

Duration:01:04:35

070: Summer Projects

7/5/2017
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Today’s podcast is all about The 100 Day Project, classes I’m teaching, and visiting NYC (Fancy Food Show, YouTube Space, MoMA and getting my hair cut). Mom picked out the photos and links to go with this week’s podcast. A preview of my visit to MoMA (more photos on the blog next week): Haircut before and […]

Duration:00:46:48

069: Abigail Ogilvy Gallery

6/14/2017
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Today’s podcast features a wide ranging conversation with gallerist Abigail Ogilvy about running a gallery, choosing art, and the fine differences between galleries and museums. Abigail Ogilvy… …opened a contemporary art gallery in her name in October 2015. Winter Group Exhibition: The Salon Show, December 2016 Located in Boston’s SoWa Art & Design District… Keenan Derby, […]

Duration:01:04:18

068: Explaining Things

5/29/2017
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Today’s podcast features a conversation about wrangling tables at HSN, the Robert Rauschenberg exhibit at MoMA, creating step-outs, and so much more! It has been a crazy month full of fake eyelashes. And so many craft projects that I can’t wait to share! I hope you enjoy the podcast and all the chit chat. We’re going […]

Duration:00:50:24

067: Still Younger Than Mom ;)

5/3/2017
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Today’s podcast features a conversation about the Nari Ward opening at the Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA), Art in Bloom at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts (MFA), my prize winning painting, and more! I will be sharing some long blog posts with lots of photos of the ICA Opening and the Art in Bloom stuff in […]

Duration:00:53:34

066: Matisse in the Studio

4/17/2017
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Today’s podcast features a conversation about the new Matisse in the Studio exhibit at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts (MFA), along with a painting class I’m currently taking there. On my blog I have tons of photos from the exhibit and you can find them HERE. And here’s a photo of my art class at the museum […]

Duration:00:59:29

065: Tales from the Road & New Adventures Ahead

3/27/2017
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Today’s podcast features a conversation about my recent travels, teaching, and some new adventures. Here are some photos from the surface design class I taught: And here is Carol Anne Grotrian talking to us about how to critique quilts. The two quilts in the photo are both hers — two variations on the same idea, one more […]

Duration:00:56:08

064: A Visit to NYC

3/8/2017
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Today’s podcast features a conversation about my recent visit to NYC — a visit that included two stops at MoMA (Museum of Modern Art), a day at YouTube Space… …the play Sleep No More, and a stop to teach three classes at Papercraft Clubhouse in Connecticut on the way home! I’ll be sharing lots of photos from […]

Duration:00:50:46

063: Julie Loves Learning

2/15/2017
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I’m delighted to bring you another episode of the Adventures in Arting Podcast! Today’s podcast features a conversation about learning in general and four particular learning experiences — the marbling class I shared in yesterday’s blog post, a lecture on Winslow Homer’s Summer Night (see a bit in this vlog), the connoisseurship dinner at the Museum of […]

Duration:01:10:26

062: After Creativation

2/2/2017
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I’m delighted to bring you another episode of the Adventures in Arting Podcast! Today’s podcast features chatter about new classes, interrupting, the word interesting, the MFA Boston, the Blogiversary, and our visit to Creativation (formerly CHA). I thought I’d include some photos from Creativation as a companion to the podcast. Enjoy! I am planning to […]

Duration:00:54:07

061: Headed to CHA’s Creativation Show

1/18/2017
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I’m delighted to bring you another episode of the Adventures in Arting Podcast! Today’s podcast features chatter about CHA’s upcoming Creativation Show, my recent visits to HSN and the MFA Boston, and more! I will share lots of photos from all of those things in February. In the meantime, here’s a recent snap of me and Mom: […]

Duration:00:47:59

060: Carve December 2016

1/4/2017
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I’m delighted to bring you another episode of the Adventures in Arting Podcast! Today’s podcast features chatter about Carve December and the Blogiversary. Here are the links I promised: My Missing Quilt: LINK The Creative JumpStart Visual Interview (you can still sign up HERE): And all of the #CarveDecember goodness that I promised: Nicole Maki: CarveDecember […]

Duration:00:51:45

059: Lou Ann & the Gelli Plate

12/14/2016
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I’m delighted to bring you another episode of the Adventures in Arting Podcast! Today’s podcast features Lou Ann Gleason: Lou Ann is CEO and co-founder of a growing company, Gelli Arts LLC. Gelli manufactures a unique gel printing plate that is used by teachers and artists. Gelli started with her partner’s great idea. Clever manufacturing, […]

Duration:00:52:39

058: Quilt Festival 2016 in Pieces

11/9/2016
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We recorded the first two sections of this three-part podcast while I was at Quilt Festival. If you listen, you’ll get a bit more of an in-depth perspective on being at the show. And now, just a few of the quilt photos (lots more on the blog this week and next): Thanks for stopping by!

Duration:00:55:30

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