Tuesday, May 28 : : : Episode 116James Curran

…on the importance of personal work.

James Curran is an animation director and designer living in Los Angeles California by way of Nottingham, England. Going by the moniker of SlimJim Studios, he’s created work in his distinctive illustration and animation style for clients including eBay, Samsung, T-Mobile, Disney XD and more. His work has been a Vimeo Staff Pick, a Vimeo Awards finalist and shortlisted for the South by Southwest Excellence in Title Design Awards. James joins the show for a conversation about making fun of himself through animation, meme culture and credit and creating “gifathons.”

Episode 115Brandon McArdle

Brandon talks about the power of saying "yes," creating results within a budget, being a foodie in Philadelphia and Devil in the White City.

Episode 114Natalie Hands

Natlie talks about being a self-taught designer, keeping transparency in the creative process and being one of the youngest people at an RV show.

Episode 113Erich Weiss

Erich tells us about documenting American tattooing, the joys of growing up in Philadelphia and how he messed up a Kanye video.