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Heather Hudson Interview Part 3

This is the conclusion of a three-part interview with artist Heather Hudson. Tell us a little about working in the gaming industry. Things have changed in the tabletop fantasy game industry since I started illustrating for it back in the 90s, and I can’t say I’ve been very active there for the last few years, so…

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Heather Hudson Interview Part 2

This is the second of a three-part interview with artist Heather Hudson. The feature in its entirety can be seen throughout the month of March via the Featured Artist link.  © Heather Hudson Please tell us a bit about your general work process. I’ve been thinking about that a bit recently as I make the transition from…

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Heather Hudson Interview Part 1

This is the first of a three-part interview with artist Heather Hudson. The feature in its entirety can be seen throughout the month of March via the Featured Artist link.  © Heather Hudson Heather Hudson’s art is a delightfully surreal blend of the beautiful and the beastly, a world where fairies inhabit the light and Cthulhu…

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The Art of Fae Nouveau (Part 1)

Once upon a time there was a man named Alphonse Mucha. He was a Czech artist who came to Paris in 1887 to make his name in the art world. He in fact made it synonymous with an entire genre of art that defined the ambiance of the turn of that century. It’s an ambiance…

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Interview with Leyla Safa, Part One

This is the first of a two-part feature on the illustrator Leyla Safa. The interview can be found  in it’s entirety through the month of March in the Featured Artist link to the right. © Leyla Safa     Leyla Safa’s art is imbued with a warmth and magic that is all her own. Through the…

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Interview with Matthew Van Zee, Part 3

This is the conclusion of our three-part feature on magician and performer Matthew Van Zee, the interview in its entirety can be found throughout the month of February in the “Featured Artist” link to the right.   Are there any areas as a magician or performer that you’ve always wanted to explore but have never tried?  …

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Interview with Matthew Van Zee, Part 2

This is the second of our three-part feature on magician and performer Matthew Van Zee, the interview in its entirety can be found throughout the month of February in the “Featured Artist” link to the right.   I would think that playing two (or more) different characters alternately at the same event must help to keep things…

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Interview with Matthew Van Zee, Part 1

  Matthew Van Zee is something of an icon for me. It seems like as long as I’ve been going to renaissance faires and various other outdoor festivals he has been there, both with his traveling magic show and in the guise of Harley LaQuinn, the gentle giant who pulls good dreams from the air…

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