Art Ink’s mission is to connect artists to art lovers with story. Each episode will feature one piece of art and a story that was inspired by it. Whether you’re an artist looking to learn how to tell better stories, a designer searching for a place to discover new artists, a storyteller who wants to contribute to the cause, or even an art lover in the mood for entertainment, this is the art podcast for you.

Art Ink – 10 – Sandstorm at Sea

Art Ink – 10 – Sandstorm at Sea

Today’s story is from my own blog archive, which, I realized gives me the opportunity to fill you in on more Art Ink history, because what you may not know is that this show is an expanded audio version of what I was already doing on my own blog for my own art a few years ago. And I actually have to thank Melissa for that original blog concept too, because if it weren’t for her “Tiny and Daily” teachings… Listen Here
Art Ink – 9 – Storm of Ages: Nightmare – Sneak Listen of Chapter 1

Art Ink – 9 – Storm of Ages: Nightmare – Sneak Listen of Chapter 1

I have a special treat for you in this episode of Art Ink, because today’s featured artist is not only a painter, and an art therapist, but she’s also author of the Storm of Ages series, which I am lucky enough to have had the opportunity to narrate for her. Ellie M. Jalbert is an amazing storyteller, so I’m absolutely thrilled to have her permission to share the first chapter of her book, Nightmare, with you today. What’s interesting about Ellie’s painting is not just the fact that it doubles as Nightmare’s book cover, but that it was… Listen Here
Art Ink – 5 – Orion’s Metamorphosis – The Story Behind my Tattoo

Art Ink – 5 – Orion’s Metamorphosis – The Story Behind my Tattoo

Today you’re getting a bonus, because this episode actually includes two stories. Ya see, I was so excited to begin creating this podcast that I let all the inspiration intoxicate me and wrote the first few stories before I ever asked any of the artists if I could share their work on the show. I got lucky, and our first few artists were more than happy to be included, but I haven’t been able to get in touch with… Listen Here