Season 8

S8 E10 – Nick Meets Master Refinisher Jeremy Day

In this episode of the Brush, Nick meets old Denverite, now Lincolnite, and old friend, Jeremy Day, of Remy Refinishing.

S8 E9 – Hilarity Ensues @ Fall Crank ’19… Nick Meets Nick Slavic, Jason Paris and Chris Shank

It’s a very fancy episode this week on the Brush, as Nick takes a break from his duties @ Crank to sit down with three of the biggest characters in the industry, Nick Slavic, Jason Paris and Chris Shank.

S8 E8 – Nick Meets Master Painter Dan Ross

“Being the best painter is not all that there is – if you can’t stay in business, being the best painter doesn’t mean anything. You really have to get your business life in order.”

S8 E7 – Corrie Leister Talks Dreaming Big, Spirituality And Stepping Out With Amber McKee

In this inspiring episode, special guest host Corrie Leister of Inspired By You, interviews artist, painter, restoration expert and visionary business leader Amber McKee.

S8 E5 – Guest Host Nick Slavic Talks Tools And Technology With Zach Kenney

In this special episode, guest host Nick Slavic talks to Zach Kenney of ZK Painting about a subject rarely covered on the Brush – painting tools and technology.

S8 E4 – Color Consults & Working With Contractors With Emily Lauderback

In this episode Nick and guest Emily Lauderback discuss the subtle and precise art of color consultation and they go deep into the process of working with contractors.

S8 E3 – Conor O’Keefe

Today on the Business Brush, Nick talks to one of Minnesota’s fine painters, Conor O’Keefe of O’Keefe Painting in Minneapolis. They chat about how to avoid having the same problem more than twice and how they’ve gone about fixing problems that do arise multiple times.  
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S8 E2 – Guest Episode: Corrie Leister & Diane Shattuck

In this guest episode, Corrie Leister from Inspired By You, interviews the legendary painter Diane Shattuck, who has been finishing in the woodworking industry for over 38 years.