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.
Allen Nop is a multi-talented visual artist currently living in North Carolina. In this interview we discuss his early encounter with a camera when he was a kid, his time at University of North Carolina at Greensboro, sneaking into fashion shows and his plans to move to New York City.
Jacob Wosinski is a metalsmith currently based in Greensboro, NC. In this interview he tells us how he developed his initial interest in jewelry making from going to visit his grandfathers shop when he lived in California, learning the skills to be a jeweler in a school in Atlanta, and what goes into making his custom pieces.
Ashlee Hein is an illustrator currently in Greensboro, North Carolina. She discusses her recent dive into the creative world, tells us how it is being an artist while raising kids and the influence it's had on them, the tools and resources she has used that have helped her on her journey so far, and the influence that nature has on her work.
Darius Brim is a photographer and videographer currently based in Greensboro, North Carolina. In this interview he takes us down memory lane to when he took photos of his friends when they went out to clubs around Greensboro, the tools and resources he used to teach himself video and photography over the years his eye opening first paid photoshoot experience, and what he has planned for the years ahead.
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.
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.