American Bandito

American Bandito

American Bandito is a podcast about trying to become a full-time artist. Each episode I meet artists of all types and places in their careers. Beginners, hobbyists and professionals. I'm Tom Ray and I started this show because I wanted to g...Show More

29:47 | Sep 15th

John Sanford is an animator from California who has made cartoons working for Warner Bros. Animation, Walt Disney Television Animation, DreamWorks Animation & Pixar. And during that time he created a webcomic called Chippy and Loopus. As we talk on f...Show More

33:37 | Sep 8th

I recently posted about how we had to say good-bye to our family dog spike in my daily comic. And Vicki Liu, an artist that I follow on Instagram reached out to me and did one of the nicest things ever. She painted a portrait of our dog and gave it t...Show More
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23:05 | Sep 1st

Margaret Dent is another person who contacted me from the American Bandito mailing list. Margaret is an artist in Canada who creates several things, including jewelry and portraits. But her favorite type of portraits to work on are of animals, espec...Show More

28:29 | Aug 25th

Tim Togstad is an artist here in Madison who I actually met right outside of the train car that I'm renting that I'm trying to turn into my own business. He was loading in his paintings into the place next door. So I walked over to introduce myself. ...Show More

28:45 | Aug 18th

Chris Prunckle is an artist out of Illinois that makes webcomics. Then one day he started drawing bands and music reviews in his comic called "Wannabe The Comic". And we also talk about what it's like trying to make a living off of artwork that is ba...Show More
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