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The podcast at the intersection of art, travel, business, philosophy, and life in general. Artist Rebecca Crowell shares experiences and thoughts from three decades of painting, teaching and traveling, as well as her conversations with other artists. She is joined by her co-host, producer, and son, Ross Ticknor, who brings an entrepreneurial Millennial perspective. The conversations are broad and eclectic, focused on ideas, information and anecdotes that other artists may find helpful in their work and careers.

The podcast at the intersection of art, travel, business, philosophy, and life in general. Artist Rebecca Crowell shares experiences and thoughts from three decades of painting, teaching and traveling, as well as her conversations with other artists. She is joined by her co-host, producer, and son, Ross Ticknor, who brings an entrepreneurial Millennial perspective. The conversations are broad and eclectic, focused on ideas, information and anecdotes that other artists may find helpful in their work and careers.
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The podcast at the intersection of art, travel, business, philosophy, and life in general. Artist Rebecca Crowell shares experiences and thoughts from three decades of painting, teaching and traveling, as well as her conversations with other artists. She is joined by her co-host, producer, and son, Ross Ticknor, who brings an entrepreneurial Millennial perspective. The conversations are broad and eclectic, focused on ideas, information and anecdotes that other artists may find helpful in their work and careers.

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English


Episodes

Episode 50: Antrese Wood from The Savvy Painter Podcast

12/8/2018
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In this wide ranging discussion, Antrese Wood from The Savvy Painter Podcast joins Rebecca Crowell to talk about podcasting, technology, and making art a career. www.rebeccacrowell.com www.squeegeepress.com www.facebook.com/messystudiopodcast Guest links: http://antresewood.com https://savvypainter.com/ Special Guest: Antrese Wood.

Duration:00:24:40

Episode 49: Transitions/ Identity: Changes in Your Life as an Artist--with Jerry McLaughlin

12/1/2018
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Rebecca and Jerry McLaughlin talk about how the personal identities of artists can shift with changes in their lives and work. www.squeegeepress.com www.rebeccacrowell.com www.jerrymclaughlinart.com www.facebook.com/messystudiopodcast Special Guest: Jerry McLaughlin.

Duration:00:17:16

Episode 48: The Importance Of Titles

11/24/2018
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Rebecca and Ross discuss how and why to title your work. www.rebeccacrowell.com www.squeegeepress.com www.facebook.com/messystudiopodcast

Duration:00:22:45

Episode 47: Creating On A Budget

11/17/2018
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This episode is a sneak peak at the new Messy Studio video series! Rebecca and Ross talk about creating art with a limited budget. Video will be available soon... www.rebeccacrowell.com www.squeegeepress.com www.facebook.com/messystudiopodcast

Duration:00:56:55

Episode 46: An Act of Joy: Interview with Sally Bowker

11/10/2018
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Rebecca sits down with her friend and fellow artist Sally Bowker. Sally worked for years with painting, drawing, photography, and mixed media. In her later years she has departed from these more tradition art forms to expliore the world of digital media and Photoshop. Guest artist website: http://www.sallybowker.com/ www.rebeccacrowell.com www.squeegeepress.com www.facebook.com/messystudiopodcast Special Guest: Sally Bowker.

Duration:00:22:28

Episode 45: Scams and Schemes

11/3/2018
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Rebecca and Ross discuss common scams and schemes in the art world. www.squeegeepress.com www.rebeccacrowell.com www.facebook.com/messystudiopodcast www.artbusiness.com/artist-pay-to-play-list http://newamericanpaintings.com http://studiovisitmagazine.com

Duration:00:12:51

Episode 44: The Price is Right...or Maybe Wrong

10/27/2018
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Rebecca and Ross discuss ther tricky business of how to value and price your work, unofficial rules of the art world and tricks of the trade. www.squeegeepress.com www.rebeccacrowell.com www.facebook.com/messystudiopodcast

Duration:00:22:09

Episode 43: Abstracting From Place Part 2

10/20/2018
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Rebecca and Ross dive into the nuts and bolts and explore the process of bringing experiences from unique settings into the studio. www.rebeccacrowell.com www.squeegeepress.com www.facebook.com/messystudiopodcast

Duration:00:41:15

Episode 42: Abstracting From Place Part 1

10/13/2018
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Rebecca returns from Spain and sits down with Ross to discuss the process of absorbing new places and experiences which can later be incorporated into artwork. www.rebeccacrowell www.coldwaxbook.com www.facebook.com/messystudiopodcast

Duration:00:29:43

Episode 41: Workshops Abroad

9/29/2018
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Janice Mason Steeves joins Rebecca Crowell once again to discuss their workshop in Spain and the advantages of teaching, learning, and creating abroad. Janice also shares plans for her upcoming Workshops in Wild Places. Guest Website: http://janicemasonsteeves.com Flores del Camino: www.floresdelcamino.com www.rebeccacrowell.com www.squeegeepress.com www.facebook.com/messystudiopodcast Special Guest: Janice Mason Steeves.

Duration:00:18:18

Episode 40: Creating on the Camino

9/22/2018
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Rebecca Crowell and Janice Mason Steeves discuss their adventures in Spain, the local art scene and spiritual culture, and the workshop they will be teaching. Guest Website: http://janicemasonsteeves.com Visit Castrillo de los Polvazares: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/18642410?location=Flores%20del%20Camino%2C%20Retreats%20%7C%20Pilgrimage%20to%20Santiago%2C%20Calle%20Real%2C%20Castrillo%20de%20los%20Polvazares%2C%20Spain&s=lQUCL84x www.rebeccacrowell.com www.coldwaxbook.com...

Duration:00:23:23

Episode 39: The Creative Pull

9/15/2018
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Rebecca and Ross discuss what draws people toward particular forms of expression and how to choose your own path. www.rebeccacrowell.com www.coldwaxbook.com www.facebook.com/messystudiopodcast

Duration:00:25:29

Episode 38: Creating in Series

9/6/2018
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Rebecca and Ross talk about important ways that working in series can enhance the creative process. www.rebeccacrowell.com www.squeegeepress.com www.facebook.com/messystudiopodcast

Duration:00:21:04

Episode 37: Self Assurance

9/1/2018
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Rebecca and Ross talk about building self assurance and confidence, especially for artists just starting out, or when creative blocks occur. . Previous episode mentioned: https://messystudio.fireside.fm/24 Books Mentioned: Free Play: Improvisation in Life and Art-- by Stephen Nachmanovitch Trust the Process: An Artist's Guide to Letting Go-- by Shaun McNiff The Artist's Way: A Spiritual Path to Creativity--by Julia Cameron www.rebeccacrowell.com www.coldwaxbook.com...

Duration:00:38:23

Episode 36: Self Critique

8/25/2018
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What do you envision for your best work and what should your focus be in order to improve your work? Rebecca and Ross discuss looking at your work with a critical eye while treating yourself like a friend and enjoying the process. www.rebeccacrowell.com www.squeegeepress.com www.facebook.com/messystudiopodcast Book mentioned, Trust the Process by Shaun McNiff

Duration:00:32:35

Episode 35: Creative Personalities

8/18/2018
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Another listener suggestion! What personality traits do artists tend to have in common? Rebecca and Ross discuss some typical characteristics of creative people. www.rebeccacrowell.com www.squeegeepress.com www.facebook.com@messystudiopodcast Articles referenced: The Creative Personality by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi/ Psychology Today https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/articles/199607/the-creative-personality 18 Things Creative People Do Differently by Carolyn Gregoire/ Huffington Post...

Duration:00:24:22

Episode 34: The Car Show

8/11/2018
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Rebecca has recently purchased a new car, and her Facebook post on the subject generated over 100 comments--suggestions, questions and testimonials. Who knew artists were so passionate about their cars? On today's episode, Rebecca and Ross give practical advice on choosing and buying both new and used cars. www.rebeccacrowell.com www.coldwaxbook.com www.facebook.com/messystudiopodcast

Duration:00:48:26

Episode 33: Crafting An Online Persona

8/4/2018
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Rebecca and Ross discuss the positives and negatives of living in the digital social media age, and the importance of curating your online presence. www.rebeccacrowell.com www.coldwaxbook.com www.facebook.com/messystudiopodcast

Duration:00:26:40

Episode 32: The Fortress Of Solitude

7/28/2018
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Rebecca and Ross discuss the importance of alone time and the role it plays in the creative process. www.rebeccacrowell.com www.coldwaxbook.com www.facebook.com/messystudiopodcast

Duration:00:29:48

Episode 31: The Artist Residency Experience

7/21/2018
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Rebecca and Ross discuss her experiences at various artist residencies, their importance to her work, and tips for people thinking about attending a residency. Website mentioned: http://www.resartis.org/en/ www.rebeccacrowell.com www.squeegeepress.com www.facebook.com/messystudiopodcast

Duration:00:31:19