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A weekly podcast about creative living and finding fulfillment and purpose beyond a nine-to-five day job, hosted by illustrator-on-the-side, Jess Couture.

A weekly podcast about creative living and finding fulfillment and purpose beyond a nine-to-five day job, hosted by illustrator-on-the-side, Jess Couture.
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Canada

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A weekly podcast about creative living and finding fulfillment and purpose beyond a nine-to-five day job, hosted by illustrator-on-the-side, Jess Couture.

Language:

English


Episodes

009 - Getting musical with Lindsay Bayne

6/12/2019
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In this episode I'm speaking to elementary school teacher, Lindsay Bayne about how she uses creative teaching methods in the classroom as well as how she got creative fulfillment before she was able to do so in her day job.

Duration:01:20:55

Bonus! - Spilling the tea with Scott Graham

6/5/2019
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In this bonus episode Scott and I get a little shady and spill a little tea. I have a wild story time moment and YouTuber Scott Graham talks about why people are mad at him for travelling. Am I going to regret posting this?

Duration:00:19:28

008 - Episode takeover with Scott Graham

6/5/2019
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In this episode YouTuber and camera gear reviewer, Scott Graham takes control of the conversation to ask me about my favourite podcasts, my sleep habits, and my newfound sobriety. Don't worry, we do get around to talking about his creative work as well.

Duration:00:55:12

007 - Relentless optimism with Hot Tub (Ryan Krumins)

5/29/2019
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Hot Tub, aka Ryan Krumins is a human ray of sunshine. In this episode we're talking about the Vancouver music scene and industry, Ryan's long history with music, and how he learned to produce music from a very limited knowledge base. I was genuinely interested in hearing about the technical side of electronic music!

Duration:01:12:07

006 - (Part 2) Breaking patterns with Geoff Gauthier

5/22/2019
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In part two of Jess's conversation with Geoff Gauthier of The Blowouts, we have a lot of laughs, we have the GIF/JIF debate, and it gets heavy in the second half when Geoff discusses his struggles with concussion rehab therapy.

Duration:00:51:49

005 - Ripping hot solos with Geoff Gauthier

5/15/2019
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It's our first two-parter! Jess had such a wonderful conversation with Geoff Gauthier (punk rock dad) that they filled almost two hours and we couldn't find anything we wanted to cut. In part one we chat with Geoff about his journey with the band he plays in, The Blowouts, as well as the creative aspects of his day job. But bring tissues for next week because part two gets really heavy.

Duration:00:46:04

004 - Living like you could die tomorrow with Kayla MacInnis

5/8/2019
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In this episode Jess chats with photographer and all around creative person, Kayla MacInnis. We cover great topics like authenticity on social media, making an effort to maintain a social life, and taking control of your quality of life rather than just going through the motions.

Duration:01:16:47

002 - Being honest with yourself with Derek Bolen

4/24/2019
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In episode two Jess is chatting with podcaster Derek Bolen who made some huge changes in his life a few years ago that freed up time for so many fulfilling creative pursuits.

Duration:00:47:33

001 - Forging your own path with Deepali Parhar

4/23/2019
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In episode one, illustrator-on-the-side Jess Couture is chatting with writer, blogger, and funny woman Deepali Parhar who within the last few years has begun to live her life with authenticity, even if it's against her parents' wishes.

Duration:00:47:31

003 - Giving yourself permission to be a beginner

4/23/2019
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In episode three Jess if flying solo talking to you about being a beginner at things. Even the greats were at one time beginners in their craft. It's ok not to know everything!

Duration:00:25:13