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Originally from the Sioux falls area, Keegan Baatz is a junior at Black Hills State University studying photography, focusing on color and fashion. This young professional has already exhibited out of the country and has a really great start to his career. Keegan is still discerning what his long-term goals are, so I can’t wait […]

Ep. 12 – CREATIVITY WITH COLOR + FASHION IN PHOTOGRAPHY (with Keegan Baatz)

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From the bustling city of Rapid, Erin Bender grew up in a home that was very art-oriented. Today, she’s pursuing her goals and education at BHSU with a photography major and graphic design minor.  In this episode we talk about collage and photography in addition to branding and individual style. Erin loves neutral colors and […]

Ep. 11 – FOSTERING ART FROM THE START (with Erin Bender)

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Born and raised in Spearfish, Destyn has always had a passion for filmmaking and music. Growing up he went from camera to camera and decided that filmmaking was what he wanted to pursue for a career.  Co-owner of 605 Media & Entertainment, you may have seen him around doing commercial work or wedding films, but […]

Ep. 10 – FINDING AND FOLLOWING OPPORTUNITIES (with Destyn Humann)

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From just outside of the Black Hills, Lemmon, SD, Paige Clark has recently been exploring digital illustrations and her love of faith and studio arts. Pursuing a double major in graphic design and studio art from Black Hills State University, we talk a little about everything from how she got her start professionally to building […]

Ep. 9 – Paige Clark

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From the Bahamas, Sophia “Pip” Clarke is calling the Hills home for now as she pursues her degrees in Art and English education from Black Hills State University. “Her work contains consistent threads and connections to her home, ranging from folklore, social issues, and flora and fauna,” she wrote on her website.  In this episode […]

Ep. 8 – Sophia Clarke

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Music didn’t seem like it was always going to be in his future, but Brandon Jones has become a popular with locals and is taking his band to new levels every year. This episode takes us back to his introduction to music as a child to how music became part of his proposal to his […]

Ep. 7 – Brandon Jones

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Black Hills native and member of the Oglala Lakota Tribe, Tracy Harrison is a self-taught dreamcatcher maker in Keystone, SD. Listen as she shares her journey to discovering the passion and the history of the dreamcatcher itself. Bonus! Stay ’til the end to hear more about the difference between a Mandela and a Dreamcatcher. Sure […]

Ep. 6 – Tracy Harrison

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As you know, before the podcast started, I covered some artists with written features. Among those included a feature from just a few short months ago on Nebraska native Katie Jones. Coming to the Hills to pursue her education at Black Hills State University, Katie sits down with me and updates us on how much […]

Ep. 5 – Katie Jones

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So far we’ve heard from digital and studio artists, authors, and artists with a wide imagination for the world of the unknown. Lucas Olson brings something new to the table. Music! Not your typical midwestern country artist, Olson prefers blues and jazz. Listen to his journey to now and advice to others in the latest […]

Ep. 4 – Lucas Olson

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Not originally from the Black Hills, Parker Schlenker comes from East River and is fine tuning his skills at Black Hills State University while making the area home. Capable of multiple studio and digital art mediums, Parker enjoys focusing on pen and ink. He brings the magic and math of unknown worlds to his audience […]

Ep. 3 – Parker Schlenker

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