Lany Holcomb is a writer and illustrator currently based in Winston Salem. In this interview we discuss her inspirations from old horror films, her time studying art in Charlotte and how and why she’s taking a dive into writing.
Alex Baker is a photographer and social media manager currently living in Winston Salem, North Carolina. In this interview we talk about her getting support from her mother and other members of her family at a young age, studying the arts at The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, and how she made her way into social media managing.
Nate Gibbs is a photographer currently living in Austin, Texas. He talks about how he got his start in the visual arts in the early 2000's, taking a 13-year hiatus and what brought him back into the game within the last few years and his future plans of traveling the globe and touring with bands.
Andrew Duke is an illustrator and Designer currently living in Greensboro, North Carolina. In this episode he talks about getting inspiration to draw in middle school from a variety of album covers, his love for font type, working for wrangler, and how studying new media and design at UNCG.
Matt Thompson is an illustrator and Designer currently living in Austin, Texas. In this interview he talks about getting an early exposure to the arts from his mother, teaching himself Photoshop in high school, moving to Austin from San Diego to attend The Art Institute of Austin, and navigating life as a free lance designer and illustrator.
Daniel White is a photographer based in Greensboro, NC. Listen in to the magical 100th episode with the podcast host as we dive into his background including his first photoshoots, first paid gig, as well as his time spent with Amplifier Zine. We discuss the many avenues of photography he has taken including portraits, live music, nude photography, as well as brand and product photography. Be sure to catch his advice to up-and-coming creatives towards the end of the episode as well!
Cary Quillian is a studio artist and art teacher living in Raleigh, North Carolina. In this interview she discusses obtaining an early inspiration to create directly from her grandmother who is a painter, some of her favorite art teachers growing up and her experience teaching kids so far.
Darkroom Davis is a photographer currently living in Greensboro, North Carolina. In this interview we discuss what caused him to pick up a camera. His time at the University go North Carolina at Greensboro, what he gained from a film photographer course, and the tools he uses to enhance his skills as a photographer.
Valeria Sweet is an actress, writer and producer living in Los Angeles, California. In this interview she shares how she got started in North Carolina, insight on getting into the film industry, the variety of roles she plays on screen, and her future endeavors in film and TV.
A PLATFORM FOR CREATIVES
Free Pizza is a platform celebrating the lives of various creatives around the globe. Through in-depth written and verbal interviews, we learn and embrace the journeys of each individual and dive into how they’re changing the world around them.