Art + Faith + Work: An Interview with Bette Dickinson

Bette Dickinson is a visual artist with a passion for merging her art and faith. This week's interview explores how she does it with practical advice on how to understand failure and discover the freedom to create! https://youtu.be/L_WMn86bh68 ABOUT BETTE Bette Dickinson is creative communicator based in Traverse City, Michigan with her husband and two … Continue reading Art + Faith + Work: An Interview with Bette Dickinson

Hope for Artists in the Face of COVID – An Interview with Scott Pingel

This week we interviewed Scott Pingel, principal bassist of the San Francisco Symphony, about his career path and how he's handled the difficulty of the pandemic. Check out his video, transcript, and bio below! https://youtu.be/xCrSDCxKro8 TRANSCRIPT A: So first of all, thank you so much, Scott, for joining us today to be interviewed. My first … Continue reading Hope for Artists in the Face of COVID – An Interview with Scott Pingel

What Does a Positive Community Look Like for Artists?

Many artists feel isolated. Many live in a very competitive world that encourages being self-centered, simply as a necessity to survive. But an artist who is isolated—alone—is always in a dangerous place. What does positive community actually look like? Here are some possible answers that I’ve experienced firsthand: Charles and Hasmick's Dinner Parties I had … Continue reading What Does a Positive Community Look Like for Artists?

An Open Letter to the Worried Parents of a Christian Artist

Two weeks ago we posted an open letter from the artist to their worried parents and authority figures. This week, we offer a very similar letter, but with Biblical backing for the spiritual artist. There are many reasons to accept our artistic gifts as spiritual gifts from God, so we hope this helps you connect … Continue reading An Open Letter to the Worried Parents of a Christian Artist

God’s Role in Our Art – An Interview with Karen Burgman

This week we interviewed Karen Burgman to learn more about her life as an artist: the challenges she's faced, how she found the opportunities she's had, and how she's been able to impact others through her art. Check out the video and transcript below! ABOUT KAREN Karen Piranian Burgman has performed in Europe, Canada, and … Continue reading God’s Role in Our Art – An Interview with Karen Burgman