Anthea Foyer

Original Photo by Scott Webb on Unsplash

Anthea Foyer, Project Lead with the City of Mississauga’s Smart City sits down with Hugh while Stefan calls in from the UK.

The House of Wayward Women is the home for Heartbeat, the world’s smallest music festival.

Find Anthea on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook.

Hosts
Hugh Elliott
Stefan Grambart

Intro Voice
Jeff Wright

Intro Music
“Energy” by Not Of

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John Rooney

Stef and Hugh sit down for a chat with John Rooney to talk about his career programming animation and kid’s content for some of the biggest channels in Canada, his insights into what to do—and what to avoid—when pitching ideas, and the crazy world of cartoon creators!

Where to find John:
Twitter
Instagram
Facebook
LinkedIn

TAAFI

Hosts
Hugh Elliott
Stefan Grambart

Intro Voice
Jeff Wright

Intro Music
“Energy” by Not Of

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Scott Wilk

Photo of “Demarcated“, built by Wilk Watchworks

Scott Wilk, of Wilk Watchworks, talks about the life of a craftsperson. From a graduate of NSCAD to gemology to now watchmaking.

THE NUMERIC CLASSIC GMT SKELETON TOURBILLON LIMITED EDITION, 41MM
Blue Devils logo

Kris Kuksi

Intelligent Redesign, 2013. Image ©Kris Kuksi
Hugh’s Rounders watch
Hugh’s Tron watch

Hosts
Hugh Elliott
Stefan Grambart

Intro Voice
Jeff Wright

Intro Music
“Energy” by Not Of

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Jason White

Original photo by Paul Elledge.

Hugh and Stef take a call from Jason White, co-founder and executive creative director at Leviathan. Jason shares his experiences with being a super-talented artist, the pressures faced by those in leadership roles, imposter syndrome, and learning how to power through all that to get to success!

You can follow Jason White on Twitter and Instagram.

The many faces of David Bowie

Hosts
Hugh Elliott
Stefan Grambart

Intro Voice
Jeff Wright

Intro Music
“Energy” by Not Of

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Geometric

Original photo by Ash Edmonds on Unsplash

Hugh tells Stefan the story of a consultation for a new product launch. The consultation was to come up with ideas to support the launch. In keeping with the original theme of this podcast, those ideas went nowhere.

Maker Festival Toronto

Opening night party gallery

Light Motion Capture of Bollywood dancer

Hosts
Hugh Elliott
Stefan Grambart

Intro Voice
Jeff Wright

Intro Music
“Energy” by Not Of

Hollywood writers’ strike

HBO’s Deadwood
Miami Vice

Stef’s “Secret Farm” episode

Magnum P.I.

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Kim Alpert

Hugh and Stef are joined by Kim Alpert, creative strategist and founder/director at Make Amazing. In a conversation that spans everything from risk aversion to ice sculptures, they’ll explore the highs and lows of being a modern creative professional.

Kim Alpert
Make Amazing

Here’s a photo of how Kim’s “ice sculpture” turned out at FITC—more piñata, less ice!

The “official” pin-giving ceremony, held at FITC Toronto 2019, as the event staff was rolling out room-dividers behind us.

Hosts
Hugh Elliott
Stefan Grambart

Intro Voice
Jeff Wright

Intro Music
“Energy” by Not Of

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Foodies II

Natalie Ramtahal and Jeff Wright, along with Nick and Kim Wong-Kwo, partake in the “foodies” episode. Hosted by Nick and Kim in their lovely condo at the Tip Top Lofts.

Natalie Ramtahal
Nick and Kim Wong-Kwo
Tip Top Lofts
De La Mer
Josey
Brenan Clarke – Clarke’s Bread
Jen Agg “I Hear She’s a Real Bitch”
corned beef

Please note: after listening the episode it was decided to split the episode into two parts. This is part 2.

Hosts
Hugh Elliott
Stefan Grambart

Intro Voice
Jeff Wright

Intro Music
“Energy” by Not Of

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Foodies I

Natalie Ramtahal and Jeff Wright, along with Nick and Kim Wong-Kwo, partake in the “foodies” episode. Hosted by Nick and Kim in their lovely condo at the Tip Top Lofts.

Natalie Ramtahal
Nick and Kim Wong-Kwo
Tip Top Lofts
De La Mer
Josey
Brenan Clarke Clarke’s Bread
Jen Agg “I Hear She’s a Real Bitch”
corned beef

Please note: after listening the episode it was decided to split the episode into two parts.

Hosts
Hugh Elliott
Stefan Grambart

Intro Voice
Jeff Wright

Intro Music
“Energy” by Not Of

We’d love to hear from you. Head over to the Contact Us page, follow us on Twitter and/or check out our Facebook page!

Diaspora

Original photo by Glenn Haertlein on Unsplash

Hugh and Stef are joined by Mike Heneghan, an Irish writer who shares his idea for a story that deals with the fallout from the House of the Mouse’s widespread acquisition of intellectual properties. Mike also jams with our hosts on some ideas from previous episodes—like A.R.K, and ahem, “Handiwork“—and introduces us to a frightening Disney Princess that never was!

Mike Heneghan’s website and Twitter
Peau d’Âne (Donkeyskin) on Wikipedia
Can’t Sell This Episodes for A.R.K. and Hand Jobs

Hosts
Hugh Elliott
Stefan Grambart

Intro Voice
Jeff Wright

Intro Music
“Energy” by Not Of

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Influential

Photo by Andras Vas on Unsplash

Hugh’s attempt at a documentary, Influential: The Age of Digital, failed. Why? What insight does Stefan have that could possibly resurrect this idea?

FITC events and Eyeo Festival

Hot Docs film festival.

Hosts
Hugh Elliott
Stefan Grambart

Intro Voice
Jeff Wright

Intro Music
“Energy” by Not Of

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