Escape From Illustration Island is the website and weekly audio podcast devoted to providing resources and inspiration to freelance Illustrators and other creative professionals. Listen to industry-related discussions with professionals in the field such as Drew Struzan, Gary Taxali, Bob Staake, Steven Heller, and more. Visit escapefromillustrationisland.com for over 200 resource links, tutorials, reviews, and a growing community of professional artists. This Podcast was created using www.talkshoe.com
Episode 89 - Richard Borge16/01/2018
Enjoy this audio interview with illustrator and animator Richard Borge! Find out how and why he switched from a degree in Pre-Med to a long and inspiring career as a creative professional.
Episode 88 - James Yang21/12/2017
Episode 88 of the EFII Podcast features an audio interview with award-winning illustrator James Yang! We discuss his many years of experience as a professional artist and the lessons he's learned along the way.
Episode 87 - James Victore16/10/2017
Episode 87 of the EFII Podcast features an audio interview with illustrator/designer/motivator James Victore. Together we escape the island and discover territories and ideas never before explored on the show.
EPISODE 86 - John Flansburgh17/08/2017
Episode 86 features an audio conversation with John Flansburgh of the band They Might Be Giants! We discuss John's design background, TMBG's approach to visual art, collaboration and so much more.
Episode 85 - Kim Sielbeck10/05/2017
This new episode of the Escape from Illustration Island Podcast features an in-depth audio conversation with Kim Sielbeck, an illustrator, rocker, and downright cool person. We discuss her seemingly envious creative life and find out if it's really as cool as it appears. The episode closes with the song Monster Island by Kim's band Puppies. Tell your friends the EFII Podcast is back and better than ever!
Episode 84 - Paul Sahre28/04/2017
This super-packed episode of the Escape from Illustration Island Podcast features an in-depth conversation with Paul Sahre, a multi-faceted Artist and Designer who consistently innovates on creative projects with everyone from The New York Times to They Might Be Giants. We discuss his pursuit of "interaction" through illustration and design, plus plenty more. On top of an engaging talk with Paul Sahre, you will also find some really fun extras in this episode for your listening pleasure. Tell your friends the EFII Podcast is back and better than ever!
Episode 83 - Martin Gee16/04/2017
Illustrator and Senior Art Director of Time Magazine Martin Gee shares his perspective on art, life and accidentally winning an Emmy.
Episode 82 - The Return...11/04/2017
After 5 years, the Escape from Illustration Island podcast returns!!!
Episode 54 - Ellen Weinstein04/10/2010
Episode 54 of the Escape from Illustration Island Podcast features an audio interview with Illustrator Ellen Weinstein. Together we discuss her impressive career as a mixed media Illustrator. I also announce the official release of EFII's Portfolio Workshop. This episode is sponsored by Dripbook.com and Theispot.com.