Thought Mixing Bowl Podcast: Episode With Danielle Myers

Thought Mixing Bowl Podcast: Episode With Danielle Myers

Hi There!

For this episode I chatted with Danielle Myers, a paper maker living in Buffalo, NY.  Some topics we touch upon:
-Her origins with paper making
-Her philosophy of choosing and experimenting with atypical fiber materials
-How she’d like to get into more artistic uses of her paper (and gives an example of someone who made one gigantic piece of paper for a life sized origami elephant)
-What led her to starting her paper mill business, including her MS diagnosis that changed her point of view on things
-Her motto that there’s nothing you can’t fix
-The one thing she thinks everyone should do is travel, and she gives a great story of how she got to Australia when she was 12
-What thoughts finally got her to decide to go part-time at her day job going forward
-And a favorite of mine: What is the purpose of art?

Then we flip the tables, she asks me questions, and we discuss:
-Why TMB is like travel for me
-The tipping point that led to me leaving my day job

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Find Danielle and her work at:
www.petrichorpaper.com
Instagram: @petrichorpaper

If you’re a creative looking to make a living and make a difference and are interested in getting some advice, feedback, accountability, and support, send me an email and we can set up a time for a free first coaching session: thoughtmixingbowl@gmail.com.

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Patreon: www.patreon.com/MattHanna