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

#48: The Not-So-Distant Future

January 22nd, 2020 · 36 minutes

It’s time to dream and plan for 2020. Not in hindsight. Foresight.

Also: How do you find a new hobby?

#47: Brain Potatoes

December 25th, 2019 · 44 minutes

We talk about our year and what we’ve maybe learned. Sort of.

CW: This episode contains some discussion of mental health.

#46: A No-Good Heartbreaker, A Liar And A Cheat

December 11th, 2019 · 48 minutes

It can be hard to get over the feeling that you’re cheating somehow, if you’re not doing Art exactly the way you think it ought to be done. Why is that?

#45: A Safe Place To Get Lost

November 27th, 2019 · 59 minutes

Studiomate Jamie is back to talk about her year of boldness and about vulnerability. Also: Borrow other people’s stuff!

#44: Keeping It Cosy

November 13th, 2019 · 45 minutes

It’s time to put on comfy slippers and do some nice, cosy, undemanding crafts. (Or is it?)

#43: Julia: Journalist Jabber

October 30th, 2019 · 52 minutes

Tiff gets to turn the questions back on Julia, for a discussion about journalism and pottery as careers.

#42: They Say The Neon Lights Are Bright

October 16th, 2019 · 73 minutes

After a quick Inktober chat, we get deep into Tiff’s not-that-seedy past at a Broadway costume shop. And yes, it is just as cool as you imagine.

#41: Oh Noez, I’m Monetizing My Hobby!

October 2nd, 2019 · 39 minutes

We need to work out some feelings. Insecurity, overenthusiasm and overexertion, joy, worry. They’re all there.

#40: Back To Life, Back To Reality

September 18th, 2019 · 27 minutes

Tiff is back in the studio, and Julia is itching to get back to hers after a month on the road. What have we learned from having to, well, make do with what we had? Also, a big reveal!

#39: Afternoons with Gerhard

September 4th, 2019 · 34 minutes

We watch the documentary Gerhard Richter Painting and ponder what makes an artist great, and how the sound of paint shmooshing and scraping makes us feel.