ART TAP episode 032

Episode 032 features an interview with painter Lorie Amick, a founding member of Artists' Own artists cooperative in Lafayette, Indiana and teaches watercolor classes at the Art Museum of Greater Lafayette.  We touched on growing up in a family of creative "makers," finding her way through art, and chasing squirrels of inspiration.

You can explore Lorie's Artists' Own profile at: and her class work at the Art Museum of Greater Lafayette at:

Lorie went old school with her Look-Ups, sharing two books:  Make Trouble by John Waters, his graduation speech at RISD from a few years ago (, and a childrens' book called What To Do With an Idea, a story on ideas and creativity (  She also shared her love of history and ancestors, through a memorial site she goes to often called Find A,, and a podcast called Talking Hoosier History, from the Indiana Historical Bureau,

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