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Episode 40: Chess Brodnick - Interior Abstractions of Life

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Episode 40: Chess Brodnick - Interior Abstractions of Life

Episode 40: Chess Brodnick - Interior Abstractions of Life Our guest Chess Brodnick, a Psychotherapist and Artist, shares his story on how he is trying to point out the interior abstractions of life through his artwork. Chess is a self-taught artist that took 2-years to study and draw self-portraits. He drew from his memories and experiences, pushing his art to the very edge. As a psychotherapist, Chess is exposed to many emotions from his patients. He's even used his art-making to help his patients when nothing else would reach the severely mentally ill. He shares with us on how art...

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Episode 39: Giovanni Lazzaro - Italian Violin Maker

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Episode 39: Giovanni Lazzaro - Italian Violin Maker

    Episode 39: Giovanni Lazzaro - Italian Violin Maker In this episode, Giovanni Lazzaro an artisan of string instruments shares what it's like to be a true craftsman creating perfect performing instruments for the most accomplished musicians. He prides himself in creating instruments that best perform the true "Italian sound". Working with exotic woods and building a string instrument that not only looks elegant but achieves a heavenly sound that can last for centuries and handed down from one master musician to another.   Show Notes:  Episode 39: Giovanni Lazzaro Italian Violin Maker00:00:17 - 00:05:03Every time we schedule an...

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Episode 36: Natali Herrera-Pacheco - Photographer Writer & Artist

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Episode 36: Natali Herrera-Pacheco - Photographer Writer & Artist

  Episode 36: Natali Herrera-Pacheco - Photographer Writer & Artist In this episode, Natali Herrera-Pacheco discusses her creative journey from her formal education in Spain and Venezuela to living the creative life in the United States. We were excited to learn about her understanding and experiences with ritual music from her native city in South America. She expresses her passion about understanding human nature and the power of family. Natali uses her camera to collect reality images of day-to-day life in today's world.   Show Notes: Episode 36: NataliHerrera-Pacheco Photographer Writer & Artist00:00:18 - 00:05:03Okay so what are you drinking...

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Episode 31: Mike Farnham - Photographer's Evolution

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Episode 31: Mike Farnham - Photographer's Evolution

  Episode 31: Mike Farnham - Photographer's Evolution It all started with a Brownie Hawkeye box camera and taking pictures of family vacations. As he grew up, he joined the U.S. Navy and was assigned to a nuclear submarine. From there he went to work for the United States government, which during those periods of his life he developed and nurtured his skills as a photographer. His work allowed him to travel to many exotic locations around the world. Affording Mike the opportunity to create amazing landscapes, architectural and editorial photographs. What makes this episode so interesting is how Mike's...

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