Halloween Art and Travel

Halloween Art and Travel

Thank you for a wonderful 2021! New episodes will be released in spring 2022. This podcast connects artists and collectors of Halloween art. You will experience the stories and inspirations behind some of the best Halloween art being created today. You’ll hear from dedicated collectors who capture their dream pieces. You will add to your Halloween travel bucket list as we explore Halloween-centric destinations.

Recent Episodes

Isaias Hiram Urrabazo: Celebrating Life

Oct. 31, 2021

Isaias Urrabazo uses his diverse skill set to create stunning visual art that celebrates life. Isaias is an accomplished artist, singer, actor, speaker, and costume designer.   Isaias is well-known for his elaborate ofrend…

Jorene Lomenzo: Whim-spook-ical

Oct. 29, 2021

You can be sure Jorene Lomenzo’s heart is racing in excitement whenever she’s clicking refresh in anticipation of a shop update or standing in line to get into an art show. Jorene is a Halloween art collector and blogger. “T…

Paskalini Savopoulos: Broomsquire

Sept. 22, 2021

Picture a broom in your mind. Did it have glitter and dried flowers on it? Have you ever even dreamed those were possibilities? Creative Paskalini Savopoulos (Lena for short), is obsessed with crafting decorative and functio…

Jennie Hepler-Takens: Sculptor of Stories

Aug. 30, 2021

Have you ever realized that an art collection can have the same function as a library? All of the creations by doll artist Jennie Hepler-Takens are stories and her body of work is her book. Every doll Jennie creates tells a …

Lurena Williamson: Passion for Textiles and Textures

Aug. 13, 2021

Lurena Williamson of Tattered Moon is obsessed with resurrecting antiques and old fabrics into Halloween dolls. She’s an outsider artist with an edge of creepy. All of her designs are one-of-a-kind and created without patter…

Dennis Haynes: Halloween Renaissance Creative

July 30, 2021

A “Renaissance person” has many skills and areas of knowledge. This is an accurate description of Dennis Hayes – he collects vintage Halloween, creates whimsical art, and produces art shows.   His business name, Runamuck …

Guest: Dennis Haynes

About the Host

Kristen Stafford

Host and Halloweenist

Podcaster and passionate collector of one-of-a-kind Halloween art. Lover of history, travel, symbolism, and cemeteries, especially Victorian.