Tiff Arment and Julia Skott talk about art and making. They won’t teach you how to turn your creativity into a business. Or how to do anything, really. They just want to talk about doing stuff.



Latest Episodes

#66: Done Is Beautiful; Simple Is Hard

October 14th, 2020 · 35 minutes

Tiff reports on her stained glass and Inktober adventures, and we talk about the magic of simplicity.

#65: Glass and New Things

September 30th, 2020 · 41 minutes

We get into Tiff's new hobby, and talk a little bit about getting into new things.

#64: Keeping It Real

September 16th, 2020 · 49 minutes

Is realistic art better than not? Is it important to be able to draw or sculpt with a realistic result? How many times can Julia say "yes and no" in one episode?

#63: Getting Good as Heck

September 2nd, 2020 · 44 minutes

It's OK to not want to be super best - but if you WANT to get really good, how do you do that? We discuss motivators, tips and tricks, and plain ol stubbornness.

#62: Tiff Did The Thing!

August 19th, 2020 · 38 minutes

Tiff did the thing and sold her stuff at a walking art fair! We talk about how that feels, and about some of the practicalities.

#61: A Whack on the Side of the Head

August 5th, 2020 · 44 minutes

We take on a book about shaking loose your creativity.

#60: I Give You Three Tasks

July 22nd, 2020 · 30 minutes

We think of three fun and-or weird projects for each other to do. And then just keep coming up with stuff!

#59: Apathy, Empathy, and Inspiration

July 8th, 2020 · 34 minutes

We talk about people who inspire us in different ways - but also why it can be hard to feel that inspiration and encouragement.

#58: When You Just Can't Even

June 24th, 2020 · 33 minutes

We talk a little bit about what to do when you can’t make things, for whatever reason. Is it always a bad thing?

#57: Routines and Rituals

May 27th, 2020 · 38 minutes

Do you have a special hat you put on to paint? A candle that helps you write? We discuss the rituals and habits we create around our art – and what to do when those rituals don’t, in fact, trick the muse into showing up.