Use What You Have

Have you ever noticed when someone shares something amazing, people always want to know what they used to create it? Photographers get asked what lens they used, illustrators get asked about brushes, painters get asked about brands of paint. In this week’s episode of Getting Work To Work, Chris Martin talks about the value of using whatContinue reading “Use What You Have”

Sometimes You Go Back To Bed

In this week’s episode of Getting Work To Work, Chris Martin talks about owning your schedule and the importance of taking care of your physical and mental health. As creative professionals, it can be easy to push your needs aside for the sake of the work, but sometimes you go back to bed to hit theContinue reading “Sometimes You Go Back To Bed”

Generalists vs. Specialists

In this week’s episode of the Getting Work To Work podcast, Chris Martin talks about whether an artist should be a generalist or a specialist. As a creative generalist with interests in multiple subjects including filmmaking, web design and development, photography, teaching and more, Chris struggles with the advice of picking one pursuit and doing onlyContinue reading “Generalists vs. Specialists”

Screw It..Do It! – Getting Work To Work

My friend and colleague, Chris Martin has just launched a new podcast entitled “Getting Work To Work”. The first episode “Screw It..Do It! is now available for you to listen to. Please feel free to share this new podcast with your friends, colleagues, and family as I know that they can all learn something fromContinue reading “Screw It..Do It! – Getting Work To Work”

Congratulations Chris Martin

At the Clark College graduation ceremonies in June, Chris Martin was awarded the “Exceptional Faculty Award“. The Clark College Exceptional Faculty Awards are presented annually to full-time and part-time faculty members in recognition of exemplary work performance, positive impact on students, professional commitment, and other contributions to the college. Nominations are submitted by Clark College students, faculty, classified employees,Continue reading “Congratulations Chris Martin”

Craig’s Smile

Cristi Jenkins and Anni Becker, Clark College students and friends of mine, created the video “Craig’s Smile”. This video was their final project in the Clark College, CGT 201 Video Web Production class, taught by my friend Chris Martin. Born with cerebral palsy, Craig Bond has lived an exemplary life where he has not let hisContinue reading “Craig’s Smile”