There's a little bit of snark in the shirts and other products from Swan City Orlando, so it should come as no surprise to get some of that same sense of humor in this episode with Andrew Chang. As the CSO (Chief Swan Officer), he is the brains and brawn behind the bird-based business. This episode was recorded on July 15, 2019, on WPRK FM. To a Certain Degree is a weekly radio show on WPRK featuring makers, artists, and professionals who are doing something neat.
Orlando artist Kelly Joy Ladd returns to the WPRK studio for Episode 20 of Odd Numbers. The theme for the show is (are?) things that bring us joy, so we discuss decluttering, magic ice cream makers, Radiohead, disdain for rodeos, and much more.
Right brain. Left brain. Why choose? Examples of artists who can math and engineers who write music abound, so let’s get rid of this limiting labeling system. Mehnaz Khan is a great example of thinking with both hemispheres. She initially went into the business and IT world, and is now painting and designing spaces. Take a listen to how she got there!
Favorite t-shirts seems like an easy topic, but there are a lot of nuances to it. All time faves? Just ones you currently own? Are they in the current rotation, or are they retired somewhere because they don't fit right now or are too embarrassing to wear? Victoria Walsh, who could make her own t-shirts with rope, is back in the studio to discuss her best shirts, and some local makers chime in as well. This episode was recorded on April 1, 2019, on WPRK FM. To a Certain Degree is a weekly radio show on WPRK featuring makers, artists, and professionals who are doing something neat. It’s hosted by Nick Georgoudiou, and you can listen live every Monday on 91.5 FM in the Orlando area, or stream it on wprk.org.
This episode was recorded on March 11, 2019, on WPRK FM. You can listen to the entire interview here and also subscribe via Apple, Google, or Spotify. Sometimes you meet people and you know immediately that you'd get along like gangbusters. That was the case when I met artists Samantha Shumaker and Ryan Semple at… Continue reading Samantha Shumaker
Artwork doesn't always translate to audio, but a conversation with the artist often does. Kelly Joy Ladd sits down to discuss her transition from full-time employment to full-time paper-based artist.