The Rough Sketch Podcast

The Rough Sketch Podcast

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Rough Sketch is a Podcast that is designed to explore creativity. We talk to artists and improvisers about their creativity and set them a challenge. Scheduled to release one episode a month on the first Friday of the month.


Mat Roff - Ep#24
Aug 7 • 98 min
We arrange a chat with creative problem solver Mat Roff. Sadly, we had a little issue with our audio on this episode but Mat’s audio is great and after all, it is all about our guest and not us. Mat helped us in a bit of a deep dive into why fan art can…
Lucy Rogers - Ep#23
Jul 17 • 81 min
Professor Lucy Rogers (PhD) is an inventor with a sense of fun. She is a Royal Academy of Engineers visiting Professor of Engineering: Creativity and Communication at Brunel University, London, a Fellow of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and she…
Melanie Light - Ep#22
Jul 3 • 100 min
We sat down with Director and all-round awesome human being Melanie Light way back in February before the lockdown was put in place and now we finally bring it to you. Melanie not only writes and directs her own films but she is also a huge part of the…
Samuel George London - Ep#21
Jun 5 • 101 min
This month we bring you a chat with comic book author and fellow podcaster Samuel George London. We met Sam at True Believers (2020) and invested in his Milford Green comic books. It’s amazing that Sam had never even written a major fictional story until…
Arthole - Ep#20
May 1 • 102 min
Another month is upon us and we are still in lockdown, we hope you are all well. This episode was recorded at the beginning of March. Elliot and Kay collectively known as Arthole joined us after a full day at the Bristol art fair Shake. We fed them and…
Matt Emeny - Ep#19
Apr 3 • 99 min
Welcome to our April episode where most of the world seems to be in some sort of lockdown (including the UK). We hope that you are well and employing some sort of social distancing. We had this interview with Matt Emeny already recorded and obviously, we…
CB - Ep#18
Mar 6 • 114 min
We took a trip in early Feb to Cheltenham to check out True Believers Comic Festival. There we caught up with a multi-talented creative CB. We first bumped into CB at Cardiff comic con and we were compelled to have them on the Podcast as soon as we could.…
Jamie Iles - Ep#17
Feb 7 • 101 min
Welcome to Episode 17 where we talk to storyboard artist Jamie Iles. If the surname sounds a little familiar it’s because we spoke to his wife almost 1 year ago Sophie Iles. It was so nice to finally sit down with Jamie and have a chat about his work. We…
2019 in review and plans for 2020 - Ep#16
Jan 3 • 66 min
Happy new year from both of us. We had recorded a whole episode with the amazing Katy Shutte but due to technical difficulties, we don’t have any of that audio. We will say that if you have the chance to check out any of Katy’s work then please do so. We…
Dan Emmerson - Ep#15
Dec 6, 2019 • 87 min
Welcome to probably the last episode for the year where we chat to the multi-talented Dan Emmerson. First a quick advert for our recording space which was donated to us by Desklodge. Desklodge is a hotdesk and office rental space that have two locations…
Jamie Frew - Nov Bonus Episode
Nov 21, 2019 • 59 min
Welcome to our first bonus episode where we talk to Jamie Frew who is the designer of a card game called The Old Hellfire Club. We were supposed to have a full episode with Jamie and did chat to him for over an hour but due to an operator error we only…
Sarah Millman - Ep#14 - Part 2
Nov 1, 2019 • 72 min
Welcome to part two of our bumper 14th episode for November with Sarah Millman. If you have not already listened to Part 1 of this then we would advise you to go and do that. In this section we get Sarah rolling a whole bunch of dice in which she gets…
Sarah Millman - Ep#14 - Part 1
Nov 1, 2019 • 67 min
Welcome to part one our bumper 14th episode for November with Sarah Millman. Sarah is a writer and artist that we found at Cardiff MCM. It was because her comic involved tea which Chris drinks a lot of and because our initial chat with her just felt so…
Ros Beeson - Ep#13
Oct 4, 2019 • 115 min
It’s our thirteenth episode and in October… oooh, spooky. We are honoured to have the wonderful improviser and sketch comedy performer/writer Ros Beeson join us. As much as this might sound like clickbait you would not believe what ends up being rolled by…
Gwdihoo - Ep#12
Sep 6, 2019 • 94 min
This month we get spooky a little early with the talents of Gwdihoo (aka Goody Who). She is an awesome creative who has just become an art fair dad with the SUMMER SCREAM event. There is space in the world for spooky art fairs and so she set up the Ghoul…
Rory Walker - Ep#11
Aug 2, 2019 • 92 min
Welcome to episode 11 where we feature a chat with fantastic artist Rory Walker. Rory is a fun and creative person and is currently back doing freelance work so if you know of anyone who can use his talents then lease pass on his details to them. In the…
Harry Jones - Ep#10 - Part 2
Jul 5, 2019 • 59 min
This is part two of our two-part chat with artist Harry Jones. Here is where we roll the dice and make something up. See what we make out of the Dinosaur & Robot genres. We dig a bit into why Harry finds taking photos is incredibly helpful for him to use…
Harry Jones - Ep#10 - Part 1
Jul 5, 2019 • 59 min
This is part one of our two-part chat with artist Harry Jones. Harry is a painter who enjoys making beautifully intricate pieces of art and has recently finished his third year at the University of West England (UWE). These pieces usually take quite a bit…
Thunderchair - Ep#9
Jun 21, 2019 • 106 min
We have the pleasure of chatting with Howard, Joe and Ferg who collectively call themselves Thunderchair for Episode 9. We begin by chatting about their new comic book launch event for Hyper Galactic Rockstar Champion: Royal Rumble. They have an…
Rhiannon Kagoe - Ep#8
Jun 7, 2019 • 93 min
Rhiannon Kagoe joins us for episode 8 to talk about her comic books. She intends to try and release at least one comic a year. She talks about how drawing is some form of self-help therapy for her and how she finds it easier to come up with ideas when she…
Stephen Hayles - Ep#7 - Part 2
May 24, 2019 • 48 min
Welcome to part 2 of our chat with one of the Directors of Upfest, Stephen Hayles. If you have not listened to part 1 then please go listen to that as well. In this section we roll the dice, draw some things and chat some more with Stephen about his job…
Stephen Hayles - Ep#7 - Part 1
May 24, 2019 • 55 min
Our second episode for May and we have the pleasure of chatting to Stephen Hayles who is one of the directors of Upfest the biggest urban paint festival in Europe. We have split this episode into two parts because it was a long a chat and wanted to bring…
Rachel Hall - Ep#6
May 3, 2019 • 78 min
Here we are again with episode 6 chatting to Rachel Hall. Rachel is an awesome illustrator who is hugely influenced by Sailor Jerry style tattoo art. We chat to her about her style, influences and recent attendance at the Shake Art event. Sadly we had a…
Jess Tkls - Ep#5
Apr 19, 2019 • 110 min
For the next few episodes we are releasing twice a month! In this episode we chat with Jess Tkls who is the lady behind CityAnimalz. Jess creates these amazing stylized creatures and sells her work on a stall near St Nicks Market in Bristol but you can…
Kid Crayon - Ep#4
Apr 5, 2019 • 91 min
In our fourth episode we talk to amazing illustrator and street artist Sam Walsh aka Kid Crayon. In which, he talks about the awesome time that he had in Mexico at the Akumal Arts Festival and other festivals like Ibug in Germany. He finds out about such…
Cai Burton - Ep#3
Mar 1, 2019 • 94 min
Welcome to Episode #3 with Artist, Illustrator and Designer Cai Burton. We talk about the confusion with names at coffee shops and how he distracted other students while he was in school with his doodles. Then we dive into his article for Bristol 24/7,…
Sophie Iles - Ep#2
Feb 1, 2019 • 67 min
Here we are with Episode #2 with illustrator, author and Doctor Who fan artist Sophie Iles. Sophie talks about her time in University, her love of Doctor Who and the trouble with canon. During the episode, we mention the film The Florida Project, the…
Pilot Episode
Jan 4, 2019 • 36 min
Introducing the Rough Sketch Podcast Our pilot episode where we go over our intentions of the podcast and how we want it to work out and try our hand at rolling Rory’s Story Cubes. In it, we mention that our drawings will be held under the…