Lorraine Watry is an award-winning Colorado contemporary realist painter of water-scapes, landscapes, and reflective objects. Her art is characterized by bright colors, dramatic light and realistic reflections. I am lucky to have her illustrate my children’s book, You Are Mine, due to be released in the summer of 2019. We talk about teaching art, her numerous awards, a favorite quote, and where she goes from here.
Three songs that would be on the soundtrack of her life: 1st song: “Let the Rain” by Sara Bareilles; 2nd song: “Make ‘Em Laugh” from Singing in the Rain; 3rd song: “Put Your Records On” by Corinne Bailey Rae.
Adam Rivera is a true renaissance man with accomplishments in many fields: He’s an MMA fighter and trainer, coaching Devin Powell into the UFC; a combat medic; an FBI certified crisis negotiator; and an ordained minister—and that’s just a sampling. Not only does he have a list of accomplishments, but he shares some important life lessons along with what it takes to go all in.
Three songs that would be on the soundtrack of his life: 1st song: “Lose Yourself” by Eminem; 2nd song: “Let It Be” by Paul McCartney; and 3rd song: “Imagine” by John Lennon.
Alexandra Chan has an amazing array of accomplishments under her belt with even more on the horizon. Alexandra Chan Photography was awarded the Best Photographer of 2017 for the Portsmouth region; she has spoken all over the world about her work in archaeology; and she is currently working on her second book. Alexandra also shares her personal philosophy that is as inspiring as it is beautifully stated.
Three songs that would be on the soundtrack of her life: 1st song: “Feeling Good” by Nina Simone; 2nd song: “Love is Making its Way Back Home” by Josh Ritter; and 3rd song: “Change” by Tracy Chapman. Website: www.alexandrachan.com
Scott David Chase joins me to discuss his literal artist’s journey across the country, painting in 48 of the 50 states. He talks about his travels with Zoe (his rescue dog) and the artists he visited and painted with on his literal and figurative creative journey.
Three songs that would be on the soundtrack of his life: 1st song: “If Not Now, When?” by Incubus -; 2nd song: “Where Have My Countrymen Gone” by The Sheila Divine; 3rd song of soundtrack: “National Anthem” by The Gaslight Anthem.