Life and Pencils

Life and Pencils


Latest Episodes

Let’s Talk About Affiliate Marketing…and Cricket Bats
June 17, 2020

We do manage to finally have that chat about affiliate marketing today, where we explain what it is and how you can use it to earn anything from a few extra pounds each month, to a substantial amount if you give it some welly.

Episode 20: A Mindless Hour of Banter and Art (ish) Chat
June 03, 2020

You know what it's like when you meet a friend for coffee and before long an hour has gone by and you've barely scratched the surface of what you supposed to be talking about? Welcome to episode 20! Yep,

Episode 19: Sleepless Nights, Lockdown Fights and Frights in Tights
May 14, 2020

Episode 19 and we mention art a bit as we have a catch up and hear about Jills latest liaison with a 'Ballet Dancer'. There's a moral in there somewhere, but it will certainly bring a smile to your face whilst you figure it out!

Episode 18: Your Favourite Art (ish) Podcast is Back!
April 15, 2020

Yeah we know, it's been a while, but it's unprecedented times and flailing about looking startled for a while has been the norm, but time to get some sort of normality back. Plus, some of you actually noticed we'd buggered off - so how can we possibly...

Episode 17: Interview with Becky Gouverneur Pt 2
April 15, 2020

Sorry for the delay folks - but finally, here is part 2 of the interview with Becky. There are some quality issues with this and Jill has done a tremendous job of cleaning it up, but do bear in mind that is has the odd wobble.

Episode 16: Interview with Becky Gouverneur Pt 1
March 20, 2020

We're delighted to be able to bring you this interview with Becky from Bex Arts where she gives a rake of information about photography, prints and copyright, that you can utilise in your art business today.

Episode 15: M-m-m-my Corona
March 18, 2020

Well, we may be self isolating - which for most artists isn't anything too unusual, but we don't have to be alone! Over the coming weeks, where it might all feel a little bit gloomy, we're hoping to bring shorter but more frequent episodes to you.

Episode 14: Numbnuts, Yumnuts & Cronuts
March 05, 2020

And just when you thought we couldn't exhaust the subject of cake any further - we bring you the Yumnuts and Cronuts episode - no prizes for guessing who the numbnuts are! On a serious note, we do eventually gather our thoughts and we talk about ar...

Episode 13: Jaw With LAW Pt 2 (plus Bob, Dick & Arun Jumpers)
February 19, 2020

Part one was so well received, we thought we'd better dish out part 2 pretty swiftly for you! Huge thanks goes out to Lisa Ann Watkins of Animal Art by LAW for giving up her valuable time to chat with us, it was great fun all round and interesting to h...

Episode 12: Jaw with LAW Pt 1 (& bonus nut sacks)
February 12, 2020

We get to chat with Lisa Ann Watkins (Animal Art by LAW) in this episode, and she was so utterly thrilled to speak to us, it went on for over an hour and a half, so we've had to split it into 2 parts - I know, right? So,