Welcome to Creative Independence!

Exploring ways to design your life around your passions.

  • Kickstarting YOUR Dream! Richard Bliss
    Preparing to Kickstart YOUR Dream!

    Richard Bliss: Creative Independence ep. 403

  • An Interview with Cedric Hohnstadt
    Kickstarting the Pose Drawing Sparkbook

    Cedric Hohnstadt: Creative Independence ep. 402

  • Kickstarting Our Kickstarter Maxi-Series
    Kickstarting Our Kickstarter Maxi-Series

    Creative Independence ep. 401

  • An Interview With Michael Gerber
    An Interview With Michael Gerber

    Answers for Freelancers ep 108

  • A Follow Up to Michael Gerber
    A Follow Up to Michael Gerber

    Answers for Freelancers ep 109

  • An Interview With Pia Sjölin
    An Interview with Pia Sjölin

    Answers for Freelancers ep 107

Welcome to Creative Independence! Our podcast focuses on the many, diverse ways that creative people find to build their businesses and their lives around what they love to do.

Currently we are embarking on an exploration of crowdfunding, especially Kickstarter, and how artists, game designers and others have leveraged the generosity of fans and colleagues to launch products, projects and even entire businesses.

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  • Wrapping Up Monster Week with Star Trek and the Gorn
    Monster Week – Kirk Fights the Gorn I don’t know what it is about monsters but they sure are fun to draw. Am I right? My favorite are probably movie monsters I’m not talking about the CG monsters in today’s movies, they’re great and all, but there’s just something about a guy in a mask. I don’t know, I love em. Especially the ones from the 50s and 60s. They […]
  • Super Hero Logo
    Superhero week has come and gone in a flash. Thanks to everyone who followed along with me and thanks to those of you who came and found me on Instagram. You guys are total rocks stars. Today I wanted to take a look at what the process looks like when developing characters for an actual client. Sure it’s fun to draw whatever comes to mind but what happens wh […]

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