A Creative Excuse is a podcast from Hecho a Mano wherein I, your captain on this ship, Frank Rose, interviews creative people in Santa Fe and beyond! Search for it on Apple podcasts or Google Play or use this direct link for whatever app you use. 

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Episode 17: Bess Murphy

Bess Murphy is an Art Historian and Curator from Santa Fe, NM.

Episode 16: Leia Zumbro

Leia Zumbro is a jewelry artist living in St. Louis, MO.

Episode 15: Leslie LePere

Leslie LePere is an artist from Harrington, WA. His work is on the covers of Tom Robbins books and in the collections of Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Boston Art Museum, LA County Art Museum, and others.

Episode 14: Bonus! Kate Kendall

Kate Kendall is an artist living in Santa Fe.

Episode 13: Karina Hean

Karina Hean is an artist and Visual Arts Chair at the New Mexico School for the Arts in Santa Fe.

Episode 12: Rebecca Mir Grady

Rebecca Mir Grady is a multi-disciplinary artist living in Santa Fe, NM.

Episode 11: Jason Garcia

Jason Garcia is an artist from Santa Clara Pueblo in New Mexico.

Episode 10: Matt King

Matt King is the Senior Vice President of Creative at Meow Wolf

Episode 9: Ben Muñoz

Ben Muñoz is an artist living in Dallas, TX.

Episode 8: Paula Wilson, Mike Lagg, & Kara Duval

Paula Wilson & Mike Lagg are artists living in Carrizozo, NM. Kara Duval is a dancer and bodyworker in Santa Fe, NM.

Episode 7: Tricia English

Tricia English is the Publisher of UNUM Magazine.

Episode 6: Terran Last Gun

Terran Last Gun is an artist and Amskapi Piikani (Blackfeet) citizen of Montana working in Santa Fe, NM.

Episode 5: Bob Ebendorf

Bob Ebendorf is a longtime jewelry-maker and educator with work in 26 museums worldwide.

Episode 4: Erin & Nina Elder

Erin & Nina Elder are sisters, artists, curators, and all around creative geniuses living in Albuquerque, NM.

Episode 3: Ian Kuali'i

Ian Kuali'i is a mixed-media artist residing in Santa Fe, NM.

Episode 2: Jared Weiss

Jared is a painter in Santa Fe, NM.

Episode 1: Lauren Tresp

Lauren is the Owner, Publisher, and Editor of THE Magazine in Santa Fe, NM.