Cassandra Liuzzo is a multi media artist currently living in Greensboro, North Carolina. In this interview she talks about having the support to pursue art from her parents all of her life, her journey at Appalachian State, and the road to owning Shelf Life, her art store where she sells new and used art supplies and offers a variety of different classes.
Russell Huffman is a cinematographer/ DP currently living in Wilmington, North Carolina. In this interview we discuss his entry into filming when he was living in winston salem, his experience studying film at cape fear community college and what his endeavors are after recently graduating.
Aaron Dale Johnson is an illustrator and tattoo artist living in Scranton, PA. In this interview he talks about developing an interest in drawing as a kid from watching SCI-FI movies that his dad showed him, drawing flyers and band shirt designs while he was high school, his tedious and rigorous apprenticeship experience and what he has planned for the future.
Amanda Fox is an embroiderer currently living in Wilmington, North Carolina. In this interview she talks about her start with embroidering in 2010, being taught how to knit and crochet by her grandmother when she was younger, how she got into making pet portraits, and embracing the challenge of marketing her business to reach bigger audiences online.
Megan Manship is a pilates instructor in Wilmington, North Carolina. In this interview she talks about getting into pilates through dancing as a teenager, getting closer with her mother while they went through the certification programs together, and her future plans to travel and teach yoga around the world.
Lydia Williams is a hair stylist in Wilmington, North Carolina. In this interview she talks about her initial influence for doing hair was from metal, punk and horror movies as a teenager, not realizing how much she enjoyed the beauty industry until she started cosmetology school, and how working is the industry has been so far.
Nick Fox is a tattoo artist based in Wilmington, NC who has been tattooing for several years. Listen in to his episode where he discusses joining the Marines, getting numerous tattoos at a young age to immerse himself in the culture, and moving to Richmond. Also listen in to how he grew his knowledge as an artist and what advice he would give regarding art school, getting his apprenticeship, and the effects of social media on the industry.
Anthony "Onra" Morales is an aspiring vegan chef in Wilmington, North Carolina. In this interview he talks about cooking with his brothers during his youth, how "Nanny's noodle house" came to be, acquiring a love for different foods from traveling around the world and his future plans of opening his own restaurant.
Alex "Pooh" Morales is an up and coming barber currently based in Wilmington, North Carolina. In this interview he tells at the age of 15 he started grooming himself, his brothers and some friends. Why he transitioned into barber school after experiencing a motorcycle accident and how working at Midtown barbershop is so far.
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.