A candid chat between two longtime friends – a musician and a visual artist. Colin and Jay Alders sit down in Jay’s art studio to chat about life as full-time creatives and the discipline and grind of it all.
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About Colin Bell
New Jersey native Colin Bell knows a thing or two about hustling as a musician.
We first met whilst Colin was the drummer for one of my favorite Reggae bands, Echo Movement (for whom I had my art on two of their studio albums).
In this conversation between visual fine artist Jay Alders and Musician Colin Bell, the two friends openly and candidly discussed a wide range of topics including:
- What it takes to make it as a professional creative.
- The mindset of a successful artist.
- The importance of collaborations.
- How deadlines and pressures affect the creative process.
- Pivoting and reinventing yourself and your career to suit your lifestyle and dreams.
- How an artist sees his subject matter.
- Finding a voice as a creative.
- The struggles of making it as a musician and artist.
- NFTs and web 3.0.
- The glory days vs life as a Dad.
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Colin Bell Links and Resources:
- Fairy Tails Modern Dance Collaboration
Jay Alders NFT Collections
- Virtual NFT Gallery: https://oncyber.io/jayalders
- OpenSea Jay Alders: https://opensea.io/collection/jayalders
- OpenSea Hydroglyphics; https://opensea.io/collection/hydroglyphics
- OpenSea Chromascopic: https://opensea.io/collection/chromascopic
- OpenSea The Line Up: https://opensea.io/collection/thelineup
- OpenSea Unravelled Reality: https://opensea.io/collection/unravelled-reality
- OBJKT: https://objkt.com/profile/tz1hH3jdYayGh14Aat8XHNezyBr2kpkzCz4B
- Foundation: https://foundation.app/@jayalders
Connect with Jay Alders
- Jay Alders Website: jayalders.com
- Text me: jayalders.com/text
- Facebook: https://facebook.com/jayalders
- Instagram: https://instagram.com/jayalders
- Twitter: https://twitter.com/jayalders
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