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Adventures in Arting Podcast

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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

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


057: Cutting Remarks with Bird

11/1/2016
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I’m delighted to bring you another episode of the Adventures in Arting Podcast! Today’s podcast features Bird: I am from the UK, I was born in Cornwall but now live in Gloucestershire with my Partner of 11 years. My feline crafting companion Lilly loves nothing better than photo and video bombing… …she does love to […]

Duration: 00:48:02


056: From New Orleans

10/19/2016
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I’m delighted to bring you another episode of the Adventures in Arting Podcast! Today’s podcast is a quickie. You’re getting half-an-hour of chit chat about my trip to California and then some information about why I’m in New Orleans at the moment. Here’s a hint: You can see more about my California adventures in […]

Duration: 00:33:59


055: William Merritt Chase & the Creative Process

10/6/2016
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I’m delighted to bring you another episode of the Adventures in Arting Podcast! I start today’s podcast by saying there’s a lot to say and absolutely nothing. Both are true. I’m actually very excited by the formalization of the creative process that we discuss on the podcast. And here are some links that might be […]

Duration: 00:42:37


054: Chatting with Suzanne Sicuranza

9/21/2016
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I’m delighted to bring you another episode of the Adventures in Arting Podcast! We have a guest on today’s podcast! Our guest is Suzanne Sicuranza. Suzanne was born and raised in Massachusetts. She has worked in scientific fields for almost 20 years. She also worked at Michaels for 2 years — as a custom […]

053: Our August 2016 Visit to New York City

8/24/2016
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I’m delighted to bring you another episode of the Adventures in Arting Podcast! Today’s episode deals with a host of events from the trip Mom and I recently took to New York City to visit my brother. Links to things we discuss on the podcast: Austin Classes My YouTube Channel YouTube Space Definition of […]
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