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Interview With Alyx Tortorice

 Alyx Tortorice is a transplant from the East Coast who works as a freelancer and footwear designer for Vans. She is looking to make positive change through quality design and sustainability. Alyx is …

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Interview With The Captain Surfs

I heard about the art of Chris Viverito, aka The Captain Surfs through his wife and fellow artist, Heather Brown.(read her interview here Based out of Hawai’i, Chris’s creative output is w…

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Interview With Joe Buck(ingham)

“And to my man Joe Buck, you know he nonstop…” – These were the words uttered at the end of “The Bizness,” a standout track from De La Soul’s Stakes is High. The album was a flagship of 90’s album tha…

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Interview With Shane McClatchey

Hi Shane, for those that don’t know you, could you please introduce yourself and explain a bit what you do? My name is Shane McClatchey, I am an artist in Laguna Beach, California. I make painti…

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Interview With Heather Brown

Hi Heather, for those that don’t know you, could you please introduce yourself and explain a bit what you do? My name is Heather Brown and I am an artist from the North Shore of Oahu in Hawai…

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Interview With Erik Abel

Erik Abel is an artist and designer based in California. He has a distinctive color palette, and his work on mixed media pieces on wood can be found numerous collaborations with Sector 9, Patagonia, a…

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Interview With Theotis Jones

From the time I began listening to music in album  form, I’ve always equated the visual element of the cover art as an integral part of how the music is digested. The photographs of Glen E. Frie…

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Interview With Stacey “Flygirrl” Wilson

When I decided to start doing interviews for Sole Imperial, it was very clear that one of the first people I wanted to feature was Stacey “Flygirrl” Wilson. An extraordinarily talented person, her wor…

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Interview With Tasha Chapman

Tasha Chapman is a designer and illustrator based in South Florida. Along with creating quality ocean themed illustrations, she runs Chapman at Sea with her husband, Joe. They carefully hand craft boa…

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