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

#33: And All That Class

June 12th, 2019 · 39 minutes

Julia is very excited about some workshops she’s been taking lately, and we talk about the ups and downs of taking different kinds of classes to try new things or improve your craft.

#32: Failing Forward

May 29th, 2019 · 39 minutes

Some followup, some crap news, some Pollyanna attitudes. We discuss how we’re dealing with some failures and frustrations.

#31: What’s Your Type?

May 15th, 2019 · 34 minutes

We took a quiz on creative types, and it spun into a discussion about what that actually means. And if it matters.

HOMEWORK: How would you describe yourself as a creative person?

#30: I Know You Are But What Am I?

May 1st, 2019 · 24 minutes

We tricked our respective husbands into joining us for a conversation about being creative and not, and putting up with us. (And by tricked, we mean we asked them.)

#29: Reunited And It Feels So... Good?

April 17th, 2019 · 36 minutes

We met up in Atlanta and talked about being good and feeling not good. And how to take a compliment.

#28: "The Artist Is Resident"

April 3rd, 2019 · 48 minutes

Julia has Done A Thing, and so we’re talking about artist residencies and creative retreats, and what those can mean.

#27: Take The Cake

March 20th, 2019 · 54 minutes

We are celebrating our one year podiversary! And what better time to talk to Tiff’s bestie Tanya about the ups and downs of being a cake artist. (Though she might object to that word. )

#26: ”Do Women Have To Be Naked To Get Into The Met Museum?”

March 6th, 2019 · 52 minutes

It’s not easy being green. Or pink, as the case may be. What role does gender play in our own making, and in the history of art and creating? Spoiler: It ain’t all roses and fluffy yarn.

#25: Out and About

February 20th, 2019 · 43 minutes

Art is not just for museums and living rooms - it’s all around us! We discuss murals, graffiti, illicit mosaics, and all sorts of possibly gray area beautifying.

#24: When Art Really Is Pain

February 6th, 2019 · 42 minutes

There are a lot of ways to hurt yourself when you’re making stuff. We discuss ergonomics, stupid injuries, proper protection and weird helpful doodads. Plus a question about (not) comparing yourself to others.