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This is a podcast about the ins and outs of freelance illustration and cartooning with hosts Kevin Cross (www.kevincross.net) and Joshua Kemble (www.joshuakemble.com). Show notes can be found at www.illustrationparty.com and we can be reached via email at illustrationparty@gmail.com. This Podcast was created using www.talkshoe.com

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This is a podcast about the ins and outs of freelance illustration and cartooning with hosts Kevin Cross (www.kevincross.net) and Joshua Kemble (www.joshuakemble.com). Show notes can be found at www.illustrationparty.com and we can be reached via email at illustrationparty@gmail.com. This Podcast was created using www.talkshoe.com

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Great Podcast!

By Nathan Doverspike - Dec 31 2014
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One of the best illustration podcasts around. Can't stop listening.

Awesome!!!

By lazycarpenter - Mar 19 2014
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Very insightful and helpful. Love it!!! Thanks guys.

iTunes Ratings

136 Ratings
Average Ratings
132
2
1
1
0

Great Podcast!

By Nathan Doverspike - Dec 31 2014
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One of the best illustration podcasts around. Can't stop listening.

Awesome!!!

By lazycarpenter - Mar 19 2014
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Very insightful and helpful. Love it!!! Thanks guys.

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Big Illustration Party Time

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This is a podcast about the ins and outs of freelance illustration and cartooning with hosts Kevin Cross (www.kevincross.net) and Joshua Kemble (www.joshuakemble.com). Show notes can be found at www.illustrationparty.com and we can be reached via email at illustrationparty@gmail.com. This Podcast was created using www.talkshoe.com

Episode 49 - Dove Party

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In this episode we are joined by Chris Kawagiwa to talk about interacting with clients, separating your private life from your business life, and t-shirt design. BIPT online: www.illustrationparty.com Kevin's portfolio: www.kevincross.net Josh's portfolio: www.joshuakemble.com

Jun 25 2011

1hr 27mins

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Episode 48 - The Party Wall

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The main topic of this episode is how to pick your battles by having a more focused illustration career and breaking down the walls. In the tips and tools department, Kevin shouts out The Grimace Project as a reference tool for facial expression and Josh outsources a problem he is having with the Pentel Pocket Bruch Pen. The mail bag is opened to conclude the show with an email from Jori Bolton. He asks if art directors might be turned off by asking for critiques in public? BIPT online: www.illustrationparty.com Kevin's portfolio: www.kevincross.net Josh's portfolio: www.joshuakemble.com

Apr 23 2011

1hr 5mins

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EPISODE 47 - Theory Party

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In this episode, we have two awesome guest hosts on the show; Illustrator/Painter/Teacher Rick Reese, and Cartoonist/Metal Genius/Podcaster Mark Rudolph, to talk shop and discuss the relevance of art theory and give tips for writing artist statements in response to an e-mail from listener Steven Silverwood.

Apr 03 2011

1hr 7mins

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EPISODE 46 - Man Vs. Party

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"Worldâ??s collide and multiverses are in crisis as Man vs. Artâ??s Raul Aguirre Jr. join forces with Big Illustration Party Timeâ??s Kevin Cross and Joshua Kemble to tear the art world a new one in an EPIC crossover event so rad it can only be called Man Vs. Party, or Party Vs. Art, maybe Art Vs. Party. Uhh, what the heck, Man vs. Party works!" We had tons of fun doing this crossover with Man Vs. Art! Check out the first part of this awesome crossover on Man Vs. Art episode 44! We've included an extra feature in this episode... play the BIPT Episode 46 Drinking Game! Everytime someone mentions Jim Lujan, take a drink. Its that easy! Have fun!

Mar 07 2011

51mins

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EPISODE 45 - Back to Party!

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We are back to party! We spend most of this episode catching up on what happened during our year long hiatus. Then we answer an email from Sam Laggren about event posters. Something that NEEDS to be mentioned is the crossover we will be doing with the most awesome Raul Aguirre Jr. and his podcast Man Vs. Art! We are super stoked about this! The first episode of the crossover will be episode 44 of Man Vs. Art with the second part of the crossover happening here on BIPT episode 46. Here's the pitch: "Worldâ??s will collide and multiverses will be in crisis when Man vs. Artâ??s Raul Aguirre Jr. and Che join forces with Big Illustration Party Timeâ??s Kevin Cross and Joshua Kemble to tear the art world a new one in an EPIC crossover event so rad it can only be called Man Vs. Party, or Party Vs. Art, maybe Art Vs. Party. Uhh, what the heck, Man vs. Party works!" BIPT online: www.illustrationparty.com Kevin's portfolio: www.kevincross.net Josh's portfolio: www.joshuakemble.com

Feb 20 2011

55mins

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EPISODE 44 - Tony Moore Party

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This is a podcast about the ins and outs of freelance illustration and cartooning with hosts Kevin Cross (www.kevincross.net) and Joshua Kemble (www.joshuakemble.com). Show notes can be found at www.illustrationparty.blogspot.com and we can be reached via email at illustrationparty@gmail.com. In this episode we are joined by one of the greats in modern comic book illustration, Tony Moore. Tony has worked on titles like Battle Pope, The Exterminators, Fear Agent, Ghost Rider, and The Punisher. He shares some of his experience and process. Also, we answer an email from Ethan Aldridge and Josh does a quick audio tutorial of setting actions in Photoshop.

Jan 26 2010

1hr 19mins

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EPISODE 43 - The 2010 Party

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We've got a really REALLY good episode here for our first one of 2010! Ward Jenkins, Chris Oatley, Josh, and I continue our round table discussion from Chris Oatley's ArtCast Episode 35. This time we look into our future plans and resolutions for 2010. There are so many good nuggets of inspiration and information here that my head is going to be spinning until next year! Links for Ward Jenkins: portfolio- www.wardjenkins.com blog- http://wardomatic.blogspot.com Retro Kid- http://www.flickr.com/groups/theretrokid/ Etsy- http://www.etsy.com/shop/wardomatic Twitter- www.twitter.com/wardomatic Drawn!- http://drawn.ca/contributors/ward-jenkins/ Links for Chris Oatley: portfolio- www.chrisoatley.com Chris Oatley's ArtCast- http://chrisoatley.com/CHRISOATLEY.COM/podcast/podcast.html Twitter- www.twitter.com/ChrisOatley Other Links mentioned: Check out Art & Story Episode 116 for a special announcement- www.artandstorypodcast.com ASIFA Portland- http://www.asifaportland.org/ Color Palette Generator- http://jrm.cc/color-palette-generator/ CTN Animation Expo- http://www.ctnanimationexpo.com/ There are a few ways to listen to the show. You can either listen to the podcast directly from the podcast player in the sidebar on this blog, you can visit our TalkShoe page and download it from there, or you can subscribe to the podcast through iTunes by just searching for Big Illustration Party Time. We hope you enjoy our episodes and if you would like to contact us with questions or comments please feel free to email us at illustrationparty@gmail.com. Also, if you'd like to leave us a message, we now have a phone line, which unfortunately isn't toll free, but feel free to let us know what you think of the show: 253-498-1284 Follow Kevin on Twitter at www.twitter.com/KevinCross & Josh at www.twitter.com/JoshKemble.

Jan 11 2010

1hr 33mins

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EPISODE 42 - Sara Turner Party Time

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This is a podcast about the ins and outs of freelance illustration and cartooning with hosts Kevin Cross (www.kevincross.net) and Joshua Kemble (www.joshuakemble.com). In this episode talk comics with Sara Turner of www.cricket-press.com & www.mlatcomics.com. Please check out our show notes at www.illustrationparty.blogspot.com.

Dec 21 2009

1hr 24mins

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EPISODE 41 - Cricket Press Party Time

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This is a podcast about the ins and outs of freelance illustration and cartooning with hosts Kevin Cross (www.kevincross.net) and Joshua Kemble (www.joshuakemble.com). In this episode talk gig posters with Brian and Sara Turner of www.cricket-press.com . Please check out our show notes at www.illustrationparty.blogspot.com.

Dec 15 2009

1hr 4mins

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EPISODE 40 - Style Party

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This is a podcast about the ins and outs of freelance illustration and cartooning with hosts Kevin Cross (www.kevincross.net) and Joshua Kemble (www.joshuakemble.com). In this episode talk about changing our schedule to bi-weekly and working on increasing the quality of the show. The main topic of the day is style. Please check out our show notes at www.illustrationparty.blogspot.com.

Nov 25 2009

1hr 2mins

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EPISODE 54 - Represent Party

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Talking Artist Representatives and Rejection Letters www.illustrationparty.com email us at illustrationparty@gmail.com

Jul 07 2013

1hr 2mins

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EPISODE 53 - Money Speculation Party Time

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Speculating on money matters. www.illustrationparty.com email us at illustrationparty@gmail.com

Jun 19 2013

43mins

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EPISODE 52 - Changing Times Time

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In this episode we answer an e-mail by listener Eddy Crosby. We discuss how freelance illustration has changed since we started, in issues of marketing, and finding clients. We then go off on Adobe's lame subscription option. Http://illustrationparty.com

May 31 2013

1hr 14mins

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EPISODE 51 - More Party Time!

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Hey we're back after a two year hiatus! In this episode we talk about where we were when we first started the show and where we are now. Drinking game for this episode: Take a drink every time one of us says "like" and "you know". Take a shot when we say "interesting". Have fun! www.illustrationparty.com email us at illustrationparty@gmail.com

May 24 2013

59mins

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EPISODE 50 - Fight Party

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In this Episode, YES, It is indeed episode 50, we talk about the advantages to developing a thick skin as an artist, and putting up a fight when hardships come along by responding quickly and creatively. We also answer listener mail from Ryan "Straight Out of" Compton about dealing with the famine side of freelancing. BIPT online: www.illustrationparty.com Kevin's portfolio: www.kevincross.net Josh's portfolio: www.joshuakemble.com

Jul 31 2011

1hr 5mins

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Episode 49 - Dove Party

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In this episode we are joined by Chris Kawagiwa to talk about interacting with clients, separating your private life from your business life, and t-shirt design. BIPT online: www.illustrationparty.com Kevin's portfolio: www.kevincross.net Josh's portfolio: www.joshuakemble.com

Jun 25 2011

1hr 27mins

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Episode 48 - The Party Wall

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The main topic of this episode is how to pick your battles by having a more focused illustration career and breaking down the walls. In the tips and tools department, Kevin shouts out The Grimace Project as a reference tool for facial expression and Josh outsources a problem he is having with the Pentel Pocket Bruch Pen. The mail bag is opened to conclude the show with an email from Jori Bolton. He asks if art directors might be turned off by asking for critiques in public? BIPT online: www.illustrationparty.com Kevin's portfolio: www.kevincross.net Josh's portfolio: www.joshuakemble.com

Apr 23 2011

1hr 5mins

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EPISODE 47 - Theory Party

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In this episode, we have two awesome guest hosts on the show; Illustrator/Painter/Teacher Rick Reese, and Cartoonist/Metal Genius/Podcaster Mark Rudolph, to talk shop and discuss the relevance of art theory and give tips for writing artist statements in response to an e-mail from listener Steven Silverwood.

Apr 03 2011

1hr 7mins

Play

EPISODE 46 - Man Vs. Party

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"Worldâ??s collide and multiverses are in crisis as Man vs. Artâ??s Raul Aguirre Jr. join forces with Big Illustration Party Timeâ??s Kevin Cross and Joshua Kemble to tear the art world a new one in an EPIC crossover event so rad it can only be called Man Vs. Party, or Party Vs. Art, maybe Art Vs. Party. Uhh, what the heck, Man vs. Party works!" We had tons of fun doing this crossover with Man Vs. Art! Check out the first part of this awesome crossover on Man Vs. Art episode 44! We've included an extra feature in this episode... play the BIPT Episode 46 Drinking Game! Everytime someone mentions Jim Lujan, take a drink. Its that easy! Have fun!

Mar 07 2011

51mins

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EPISODE 45 - Back to Party!

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We are back to party! We spend most of this episode catching up on what happened during our year long hiatus. Then we answer an email from Sam Laggren about event posters. Something that NEEDS to be mentioned is the crossover we will be doing with the most awesome Raul Aguirre Jr. and his podcast Man Vs. Art! We are super stoked about this! The first episode of the crossover will be episode 44 of Man Vs. Art with the second part of the crossover happening here on BIPT episode 46. Here's the pitch: "Worldâ??s will collide and multiverses will be in crisis when Man vs. Artâ??s Raul Aguirre Jr. and Che join forces with Big Illustration Party Timeâ??s Kevin Cross and Joshua Kemble to tear the art world a new one in an EPIC crossover event so rad it can only be called Man Vs. Party, or Party Vs. Art, maybe Art Vs. Party. Uhh, what the heck, Man vs. Party works!" BIPT online: www.illustrationparty.com Kevin's portfolio: www.kevincross.net Josh's portfolio: www.joshuakemble.com

Feb 20 2011

55mins

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EPISODE 44 - Tony Moore Party

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This is a podcast about the ins and outs of freelance illustration and cartooning with hosts Kevin Cross (www.kevincross.net) and Joshua Kemble (www.joshuakemble.com). Show notes can be found at www.illustrationparty.blogspot.com and we can be reached via email at illustrationparty@gmail.com. In this episode we are joined by one of the greats in modern comic book illustration, Tony Moore. Tony has worked on titles like Battle Pope, The Exterminators, Fear Agent, Ghost Rider, and The Punisher. He shares some of his experience and process. Also, we answer an email from Ethan Aldridge and Josh does a quick audio tutorial of setting actions in Photoshop.

Jan 26 2010

1hr 19mins

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EPISODE 43 - The 2010 Party

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We've got a really REALLY good episode here for our first one of 2010! Ward Jenkins, Chris Oatley, Josh, and I continue our round table discussion from Chris Oatley's ArtCast Episode 35. This time we look into our future plans and resolutions for 2010. There are so many good nuggets of inspiration and information here that my head is going to be spinning until next year! Links for Ward Jenkins: portfolio- www.wardjenkins.com blog- http://wardomatic.blogspot.com Retro Kid- http://www.flickr.com/groups/theretrokid/ Etsy- http://www.etsy.com/shop/wardomatic Twitter- www.twitter.com/wardomatic Drawn!- http://drawn.ca/contributors/ward-jenkins/ Links for Chris Oatley: portfolio- www.chrisoatley.com Chris Oatley's ArtCast- http://chrisoatley.com/CHRISOATLEY.COM/podcast/podcast.html Twitter- www.twitter.com/ChrisOatley Other Links mentioned: Check out Art & Story Episode 116 for a special announcement- www.artandstorypodcast.com ASIFA Portland- http://www.asifaportland.org/ Color Palette Generator- http://jrm.cc/color-palette-generator/ CTN Animation Expo- http://www.ctnanimationexpo.com/ There are a few ways to listen to the show. You can either listen to the podcast directly from the podcast player in the sidebar on this blog, you can visit our TalkShoe page and download it from there, or you can subscribe to the podcast through iTunes by just searching for Big Illustration Party Time. We hope you enjoy our episodes and if you would like to contact us with questions or comments please feel free to email us at illustrationparty@gmail.com. Also, if you'd like to leave us a message, we now have a phone line, which unfortunately isn't toll free, but feel free to let us know what you think of the show: 253-498-1284 Follow Kevin on Twitter at www.twitter.com/KevinCross & Josh at www.twitter.com/JoshKemble.

Jan 11 2010

1hr 33mins

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EPISODE 42 - Sara Turner Party Time

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This is a podcast about the ins and outs of freelance illustration and cartooning with hosts Kevin Cross (www.kevincross.net) and Joshua Kemble (www.joshuakemble.com). In this episode talk comics with Sara Turner of www.cricket-press.com & www.mlatcomics.com. Please check out our show notes at www.illustrationparty.blogspot.com.

Dec 21 2009

1hr 24mins

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EPISODE 41 - Cricket Press Party Time

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This is a podcast about the ins and outs of freelance illustration and cartooning with hosts Kevin Cross (www.kevincross.net) and Joshua Kemble (www.joshuakemble.com). In this episode talk gig posters with Brian and Sara Turner of www.cricket-press.com . Please check out our show notes at www.illustrationparty.blogspot.com.

Dec 15 2009

1hr 4mins

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EPISODE 40 - Style Party

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This is a podcast about the ins and outs of freelance illustration and cartooning with hosts Kevin Cross (www.kevincross.net) and Joshua Kemble (www.joshuakemble.com). In this episode talk about changing our schedule to bi-weekly and working on increasing the quality of the show. The main topic of the day is style. Please check out our show notes at www.illustrationparty.blogspot.com.

Nov 25 2009

1hr 2mins

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EPISODE 39 - Party Island!

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This is a podcast about the ins and outs of freelance illustration and cartooning with hosts Kevin Cross (www.kevincross.net) and Joshua Kemble (www.joshuakemble.com). In this episode, we are joined by our friend from the Escape From Illustration Island podcast, Thomas James. www.thomasjamesillustration.com www.escapefromillustrationisland.com We discuss the changing nature of the illustration biz, talk about some alternative revenue ideas for illustrators, and consulting. Please check out our show notes at www.illustrationparty.blogspot.com.

Nov 10 2009

1hr 20mins

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EPISODE 38 - Derek Kirk Kim Party Time

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This is a podcast about the ins and outs of freelance illustration and cartooning with hosts Kevin Cross (www.kevincross.net) and Joshua Kemble (www.joshuakemble.com). In this episode, we talk with one of our favorite cartoonists, Derek Kirk Kim( www.lowbright.com). Please check out our show notes at www.illustrationparty.blogspot.com.

Nov 03 2009

1hr 14mins

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EPISODE 5 - Big Art & Story Party Time

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Its another crossover between Big illustration Party Time and Art & Story with Mark Rudolph, Jerzy Drozd, Josh Kemble, and Kevin Cross. Mark and Kevin just got back from APE 2009 and they discuss their experience at the convention. We talk about the good and the bad and use this episode to fuel Big Art & Story Party Time #6, where we talk about tackling conventions from a more business, cost effective approach. Big Art & Story Party Time #6 can be found at the Art & Story website on October 28th. Big Illustration Party Time www.illustrationparty.blogspot.com Art & Story www.artandstorypodcast.com Mark Rudolph www.markrudolph.com Jerzy Drozd jdrozd.com Josh Kemble www.joshuakemble.com Kevin Cross www.kevincross.net

Oct 26 2009

1hr 9mins

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EPISODE 3 - Big Art & Story Party Time

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"Films do it in the can (Cannes), comics do it in the panel" part 1. This is a crossover episode with Art & Story and Big Illustration Party Time where we explore the difference between comics and film. Check out "Films do it in the can (Cannes), comics do it in the panel" part 2, on Big Art & Story Party Time episode 5, at www.artandstorypodcast.com

Oct 12 2009

1hr

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EPISODE 37 - Asaf Hanuka Party

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This is a podcast about the ins and outs of freelance illustration and cartooning with hosts Kevin Cross (www.kevincross.net) and Joshua Kemble (www.joshuakemble.com). In this episode, we talk with one of our favourite illustrators, Asaf Hunaka ( www.asafhanuka.com). Please check out our show notes at www.illustrationparty.blogspot.com.

Oct 06 2009

1hr 26mins

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