Ep 86 – Mary Jane Ansell : Impress Yourself First

Ep 86 – Mary Jane Ansell : Impress Yourself First

I had a lovely chat with artist Mary Jane Ansell in the U.K. Mary paints pristine paintings of modern subjects in a style she describes as, “contemporary romanticism.” She has been a finalist in the BP Portrait Award in 2004, 2009, 2010 and 2012. Her work features on...
Ep 85 – Tamara Muller : Looking below the surface

Ep 85 – Tamara Muller : Looking below the surface

I had a great conversation with Tamara Muller in Holland. Tamara paints evocative paintings of childlike figures that are sort of realistic and sort of not, and they all have Tamara’s face. Her work is much sought after and she is collected internationally. We talk...
Ep 84 – Janine Galizia : Getting A Reaction

Ep 84 – Janine Galizia : Getting A Reaction

I had a great conversation with Australian water-colorist Janine Gallizia from her home and studio in France. Janine’s paintings are skillful, atmospheric and ethereal. She exhibits her work and teaches internationally. She has won numerous awards, has written three...
Ep 83 – Ted Randler : An artist who paints

Ep 83 – Ted Randler : An artist who paints

I had a great conversation with artist Ted Randler in Washington. Ted paints contemporary figurative scenes made from tiny abstract marks that live somewhere between mosaic and pixels. Ted came through art schools in the punk era of the early 80’s making big collages...
Ep 82 – Jane Filer :  Being Who You Are

Ep 82 – Jane Filer : Being Who You Are

I had a wonderful chat with Jane Filer in North Carolina. Jane paints the world through her own distinctive lens. Nature spirits with cars, wood elves and steam ships, horses and high-rises. Her paintings are deep and dreamy. She has won many awards and high profile...