Fireside with Pop-artist Anthony Banayat

Ben and J-Bird sit down with Phoenix pop-artist Anthony Banayat to discuss his journey from commercial graphic designer to freelance painter and sculptor. They also discuss the degree to which social media extremes (attitudes on race, gender, politics and religion) effect the artists freedom of self-expression. How much do we self-censor our creative work in […]

Do What You Can, with What You Have, Here and NOW!

So many artists get sidetracked by conventional wisdom that leads to “legitimate” excuses and procrastination. Today Ben and J-Bird discuss the need to overcome this mental trap and get started on your next project right away. Do what you can, working with your current resources, and take action from where you exist right now. They […]