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Dark Art Society Podcast

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Dark Art Society Podcast

Dark Art Society Podcast

Sponsored by Chet Zar LLC

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Hosted by renowned Dark Artist Chet Zar, the Dark Art Society Podcast covers a variety of important and contemporary topics. Themes include Dark Art, literature, film, music, culture, philosophy, dreams, paranormal experiences, magick and much more! While each episode focuses on specific issues, the nature of this podcast is conversational and organic. With that said we encourage you to take up position, like a fly on the proverbial wall and tune in.

Latest Episodes

Ryan K. Peterson: Part 2- Ep. 172

EThis week I continue my interview with my old friend and makeup effects sculptor buddy Ryan K. Peterson. In part 2 we talk a LOT about Magick but also cover Ryan's later film career as well as his forays into fine art and sculpting for Sideshow collectables. Conversation gets pretty deep in this one! Also a quick art life update and new subscribers. Interview starts at 6:25 Ryan's website: ryankpeterson.blogspot.com Ryan's Instagram: @ryankennethpeterson Ryan's Facebook: www.facebook.com/ryan.k.peterson.7 The Dark Art Society Podcast is produced by Chet Zar. Become an Official Member of the Dark Art Society: www.patreon.com/DarkArtSociety Chet’s Patreon: www.patreon.com/ChetZar The Dark Art Society Instagram: instagram.com/darkartsociety Official Dark Art Society Website: www.darkartsociety.com The Dark Art Society Podcast is now available in a variety of places, including the following platforms: SoundCloud: @darkartsociety iTunes: apple.co/2gMNUfM Stitcher: www.stitcher.com/s?fid=134626&refid=stpr Podbay: podbay.fm/show/1215146981 YouTube: bit.ly/2nNYPre DarkArtSociety.com Copyright Chet Zar LLC 2019

163 MIN4 d ago
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Ryan K. Peterson: Part 2- Ep. 172

Ryan K. Peterson: Part 1- Ep. 171

EThis week I interview my old friend and makeup effects pal Ryan K. Peterson. Ryan is one of the greatest sculptors in Hollywood, or anywhere for that matter. We talk about his childhood growing up in rural Utah, his love of monsters from an early age, getting a degree in art college, breaking into the film business, working on major motion pictures such as "Seven", "Mission: Impossible", "Men in Black 1&2", working together at Alterian Studios and Rick baker's shop and lots more! In fact, we spoke about so many things that we decided to do a part 2, which will be next week's episode! Also a quick art life update. Interview starts at 6:25 Ryan's website: https://ryankpeterson.blogspot.com Ryan's Instagram: @ryankennethpeterson Ryan's Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ryan.k.peterson.7 The Dark Art Society Podcast is produced by Chet Zar. Become an Official Member of the Dark Art Society: www.patreon.com/DarkArtSociety Chet’s Patreon: www.patreon.com/ChetZar The Dark Art Society Instagram: instagram.com/darkartsociety Official Dark Art Society Website: www.darkartsociety.com The Dark Art Society Podcast is now available in a variety of places, including the following platforms: SoundCloud: @darkartsociety iTunes: apple.co/2gMNUfM Stitcher: www.stitcher.com/s?fid=134626&refid=stpr Podbay: podbay.fm/show/1215146981 YouTube: bit.ly/2nNYPre DarkArtSociety.com Copyright Chet Zar LLC 2019

134 MIN1 w ago
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Ryan K. Peterson: Part 1- Ep. 171

Eric Pigors Ep. 170

EIn episode 170 I interview the man behind Toxictoons, Eric Pigors. We discuss going to art school, our mutual love of monsters of the “Monster Kid” era of the 70’s, his 15 years working in feature animation at Disney (and working on a TON of hit films), his techniques for creating his monsters, dying from a heart attack (!), finding his style, his vast monster collection and tons more! I'm a HUGE fan of Eric's work so I was excited to have him on! Also a quick art life update. Interview starts at 6:45 Eric's website: https://www.toxictoons.com Eric's Instagram: @toxictoons The Dark Art Society Podcast is produced by Chet Zar. Become an Official Member of the Dark Art Society: www.patreon.com/DarkArtSociety Chet’s Patreon: www.patreon.com/ChetZar The Dark Art Society Instagram: instagram.com/darkartsociety Official Dark Art Society Website: www.darkartsociety.com The Dark Art Society Podcast is now available in a variety of places, including the following platforms: SoundCloud: @darkartsociety iTunes: apple.co/2gMNUfM Stitcher: www.stitcher.com/s?fid=134626&refid=stpr Podbay: podbay.fm/show/1215146981 YouTube: bit.ly/2nNYPre DarkArtSociety.com Copyright Chet Zar LLC 2019

139 MIN3 w ago
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Eric Pigors Ep. 170

Patreon Time Lapse Song 2

EPatreon Time Lapse Song 2 by Sponsored by Chet Zar LLC

1 MINJUL 6
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Patreon Time Lapse Song 2

Patreon Time Lapse Song Idea July 4th

EPatreon Time Lapse Song Idea July 4th by Sponsored by Chet Zar LLC

1 MINJUL 6
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Patreon Time Lapse Song Idea July 4th

Jake Kobrin- Ep. 169

EIn episode 169 I interview Visionary artist Jake Kobrin. We discuss Visionary art (and Dark Art as a subset of Visionary Art), Magick, Crowley, magick.me, Eastern philosophy, Psychedelics, living in Bali, making money as an artist and lots more! This episode is my favorite kind- lots of mystical talk and full of insights! Also a quick art life update. Interview starts at 4:40 Jake's article about making a living as an artist that he mentioned during the podcast: https://medium.com/@jakekobrin/how-i-earn-money-as-a-visual-artist-1473757729fa Jake's Website: http://www.jakekobrinportal.com/ Jake's Inner Artist Course: http://www.unleashyourinnerartistcourse.com/ The Dark Art Society Podcast is produced by Chet Zar. Become an Official Member of the Dark Art Society: www.patreon.com/DarkArtSociety Chet’s Patreon: www.patreon.com/ChetZar The Dark Art Society Instagram: instagram.com/darkartsociety Official Dark Art Society Website: www.darkartsociety.com The Dark Art Society Podcast is now available in a variety of places, including the following platforms: SoundCloud: @darkartsociety iTunes: apple.co/2gMNUfM Stitcher: www.stitcher.com/s?fid=134626&refid=stpr Podbay: podbay.fm/show/1215146981 YouTube: bit.ly/2nNYPre DarkArtSociety.com Copyright Chet Zar LLC 2019

96 MINJUL 2
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Jake Kobrin- Ep. 169

Dan Colonna- Ep. 168

EIn episode 168 I interview multi disciplinary artist, Dark Art society member and brain cancer survivor Dan Colonna. Dan talks about getting into art, painting, model painting, working for Disney Imagineering and then suddenly getting a diagnosis of having terminal brain cancer. 7 years later, he is going strong and doing so well that the doctors can't even explain it! We also discuss the importance of having support from friends and family, his wife Rhonda (and her saintly status), traveling to Italy, his neighborhood rooster named Jesus and tons more. His story is one of hope and inspiration (things that we can all use these days) and he has an important message for everybody: get up off your ass and follow your dreams! Also a quick art life update. Interview starts at 5:49 Dan on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/colonnafineart The Dark Art Society Podcast is produced by Chet Zar. Become an Official Member of the Dark Art Society: www.patreon.com/DarkArtSociety Chet’s Patreon: www.patreon.com/ChetZar The Dark Art Society Instagram: instagram.com/darkartsociety Official Dark Art Society Website: www.darkartsociety.com The Dark Art Society Podcast is now available in a variety of places, including the following platforms: SoundCloud: @darkartsociety iTunes: apple.co/2gMNUfM Stitcher: www.stitcher.com/s?fid=134626&refid=stpr Podbay: podbay.fm/show/1215146981 YouTube: bit.ly/2nNYPre DarkArtSociety.com Copyright Chet Zar LLC 2019

119 MINJUN 25
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Dan Colonna- Ep. 168

Josh G: Social Media for Artists Part 2- Ep. 167

EIn episode 167, I continue on the topic of "social media marketing for artists" with resident marketing and social media expert Josh G. His first interview (Ep. 110) is our most listened to podcast and Josh does not disappoint in this new fun and informative follow up episode. Lots of little nuggets sprinkled throughout! I ALWAYS learn something new about art promotion and marketing when I talk to Josh! Also a quick art life update. Interview starts at 6:18 Creep Machine website: www.creepmachine.com Creep Machine on Instagram: instagram.com/creepmachine Josh G's original article on this same subject on the Beinart blog: https://beinart.org/blogs/articles/beating-the-algorithm-the-artists-guide-to-instagram-social-media The Dark Art Society Podcast is produced by Chet Zar, with mixing and mastering by Bryan Kilgore of Kilgore Sound; find him on Instagram and Twitter (at)kilgoresound, or his website www.kilgoresound.com Become an Official Member of the Dark Art Society: www.patreon.com/DarkArtSociety Chet’s Patreon: www.patreon.com/ChetZar The Dark Art Society Instagram: instagram.com/darkartsociety Official Dark Art Society Website: www.darkartsociety.com The Dark Art Society Podcast is now available in a variety of places, including the following platforms: SoundCloud: @darkartsociety iTunes: apple.co/2gMNUfM Stitcher: www.stitcher.com/s?fid=134626&refid=stpr Podbay: podbay.fm/show/1215146981 YouTube: bit.ly/2nNYPre DarkArtSociety.com Copyright Chet Zar LLC 2019

119 MINJUN 18
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Josh G: Social Media for Artists Part 2- Ep. 167

Brian Despain- Ep. 166

EThis week I interview artist Brian Despain. Brian was an artist I really loved in the early days of the Pop Surrealism scene (and still do!). We talk about his days in art school, working as a graphic artist in the early days of Photoshop, working for gaming companies, painting digitally, transitioning into fine art, learning to paint in oils and of course, tons more! Interview starts around 07:22 Please help "Chet Zar: I Like To Paint Monsters" get on to Netflix: help.netflix.com/en/titlerequest Brian's website: http://despainart.com Brian's Wikipedia page: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brian_Despain The Dark Art Society Podcast is produced by Chet Zar Become an Official Member of the Dark Art Society: www.patreon.com/DarkArtSociety Chet’s Patreon: www.patreon.com/ChetZar The Dark Art Society Instagram: instagram.com/darkartsociety Official Dark Art Society Website: www.darkartsociety.com The Dark Art Society Podcast is now available in a variety of places, including the following platforms: SoundCloud: @darkartsociety iTunes: apple.co/2gMNUfM Stitcher: www.stitcher.com/s?fid=134626&refid=stpr Podbay: podbay.fm/show/1215146981 YouTube: bit.ly/2nNYPre DarkArtSociety.com Copyright Chet Zar LLC 2019

102 MINJUN 11
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Brian Despain- Ep. 166

Kenneth J. Hall- Ep. 165

EThis week I interview foam fabrication expert, prop maker and makeup effects industry professional Kenneth J. Hall. We learn about the art of foam fabrication, how he got into the film industry, stories from the many films he has worked on and LOTS of technical and process talk- something that I am really interested in! I had a great time talking with Ken and learning about his career. Super fun episode! Interview starts around 07:43 Also: another short Art Life update Please help "Chet Zar: I Like To Paint Monsters" get on to Netflix: help.netflix.com/en/titlerequest Ken's Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Foam_Fab_101/posts Ken’s website: https://www.totalfab.com Ken's YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/totalfab95 Ken's food costume website: https://www.food-costumes.com The Dark Art Society Podcast is produced by Chet Zar Become an Official Member of the Dark Art Society: www.patreon.com/DarkArtSociety Chet’s Patreon: www.patreon.com/ChetZar The Dark Art Society Insta...

114 MINMAY 28
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Kenneth J. Hall- Ep. 165

Latest Episodes

Ryan K. Peterson: Part 2- Ep. 172

EThis week I continue my interview with my old friend and makeup effects sculptor buddy Ryan K. Peterson. In part 2 we talk a LOT about Magick but also cover Ryan's later film career as well as his forays into fine art and sculpting for Sideshow collectables. Conversation gets pretty deep in this one! Also a quick art life update and new subscribers. Interview starts at 6:25 Ryan's website: ryankpeterson.blogspot.com Ryan's Instagram: @ryankennethpeterson Ryan's Facebook: www.facebook.com/ryan.k.peterson.7 The Dark Art Society Podcast is produced by Chet Zar. Become an Official Member of the Dark Art Society: www.patreon.com/DarkArtSociety Chet’s Patreon: www.patreon.com/ChetZar The Dark Art Society Instagram: instagram.com/darkartsociety Official Dark Art Society Website: www.darkartsociety.com The Dark Art Society Podcast is now available in a variety of places, including the following platforms: SoundCloud: @darkartsociety iTunes: apple.co/2gMNUfM Stitcher: www.stitcher.com/s?fid=134626&refid=stpr Podbay: podbay.fm/show/1215146981 YouTube: bit.ly/2nNYPre DarkArtSociety.com Copyright Chet Zar LLC 2019

163 MIN4 d ago
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Ryan K. Peterson: Part 2- Ep. 172

Ryan K. Peterson: Part 1- Ep. 171

EThis week I interview my old friend and makeup effects pal Ryan K. Peterson. Ryan is one of the greatest sculptors in Hollywood, or anywhere for that matter. We talk about his childhood growing up in rural Utah, his love of monsters from an early age, getting a degree in art college, breaking into the film business, working on major motion pictures such as "Seven", "Mission: Impossible", "Men in Black 1&2", working together at Alterian Studios and Rick baker's shop and lots more! In fact, we spoke about so many things that we decided to do a part 2, which will be next week's episode! Also a quick art life update. Interview starts at 6:25 Ryan's website: https://ryankpeterson.blogspot.com Ryan's Instagram: @ryankennethpeterson Ryan's Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ryan.k.peterson.7 The Dark Art Society Podcast is produced by Chet Zar. Become an Official Member of the Dark Art Society: www.patreon.com/DarkArtSociety Chet’s Patreon: www.patreon.com/ChetZar The Dark Art Society Instagram: instagram.com/darkartsociety Official Dark Art Society Website: www.darkartsociety.com The Dark Art Society Podcast is now available in a variety of places, including the following platforms: SoundCloud: @darkartsociety iTunes: apple.co/2gMNUfM Stitcher: www.stitcher.com/s?fid=134626&refid=stpr Podbay: podbay.fm/show/1215146981 YouTube: bit.ly/2nNYPre DarkArtSociety.com Copyright Chet Zar LLC 2019

134 MIN1 w ago
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Ryan K. Peterson: Part 1- Ep. 171

Eric Pigors Ep. 170

EIn episode 170 I interview the man behind Toxictoons, Eric Pigors. We discuss going to art school, our mutual love of monsters of the “Monster Kid” era of the 70’s, his 15 years working in feature animation at Disney (and working on a TON of hit films), his techniques for creating his monsters, dying from a heart attack (!), finding his style, his vast monster collection and tons more! I'm a HUGE fan of Eric's work so I was excited to have him on! Also a quick art life update. Interview starts at 6:45 Eric's website: https://www.toxictoons.com Eric's Instagram: @toxictoons The Dark Art Society Podcast is produced by Chet Zar. Become an Official Member of the Dark Art Society: www.patreon.com/DarkArtSociety Chet’s Patreon: www.patreon.com/ChetZar The Dark Art Society Instagram: instagram.com/darkartsociety Official Dark Art Society Website: www.darkartsociety.com The Dark Art Society Podcast is now available in a variety of places, including the following platforms: SoundCloud: @darkartsociety iTunes: apple.co/2gMNUfM Stitcher: www.stitcher.com/s?fid=134626&refid=stpr Podbay: podbay.fm/show/1215146981 YouTube: bit.ly/2nNYPre DarkArtSociety.com Copyright Chet Zar LLC 2019

139 MIN3 w ago
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Eric Pigors Ep. 170

Patreon Time Lapse Song 2

EPatreon Time Lapse Song 2 by Sponsored by Chet Zar LLC

1 MINJUL 6
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Patreon Time Lapse Song 2

Patreon Time Lapse Song Idea July 4th

EPatreon Time Lapse Song Idea July 4th by Sponsored by Chet Zar LLC

1 MINJUL 6
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Patreon Time Lapse Song Idea July 4th

Jake Kobrin- Ep. 169

EIn episode 169 I interview Visionary artist Jake Kobrin. We discuss Visionary art (and Dark Art as a subset of Visionary Art), Magick, Crowley, magick.me, Eastern philosophy, Psychedelics, living in Bali, making money as an artist and lots more! This episode is my favorite kind- lots of mystical talk and full of insights! Also a quick art life update. Interview starts at 4:40 Jake's article about making a living as an artist that he mentioned during the podcast: https://medium.com/@jakekobrin/how-i-earn-money-as-a-visual-artist-1473757729fa Jake's Website: http://www.jakekobrinportal.com/ Jake's Inner Artist Course: http://www.unleashyourinnerartistcourse.com/ The Dark Art Society Podcast is produced by Chet Zar. Become an Official Member of the Dark Art Society: www.patreon.com/DarkArtSociety Chet’s Patreon: www.patreon.com/ChetZar The Dark Art Society Instagram: instagram.com/darkartsociety Official Dark Art Society Website: www.darkartsociety.com The Dark Art Society Podcast is now available in a variety of places, including the following platforms: SoundCloud: @darkartsociety iTunes: apple.co/2gMNUfM Stitcher: www.stitcher.com/s?fid=134626&refid=stpr Podbay: podbay.fm/show/1215146981 YouTube: bit.ly/2nNYPre DarkArtSociety.com Copyright Chet Zar LLC 2019

96 MINJUL 2
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Jake Kobrin- Ep. 169

Dan Colonna- Ep. 168

EIn episode 168 I interview multi disciplinary artist, Dark Art society member and brain cancer survivor Dan Colonna. Dan talks about getting into art, painting, model painting, working for Disney Imagineering and then suddenly getting a diagnosis of having terminal brain cancer. 7 years later, he is going strong and doing so well that the doctors can't even explain it! We also discuss the importance of having support from friends and family, his wife Rhonda (and her saintly status), traveling to Italy, his neighborhood rooster named Jesus and tons more. His story is one of hope and inspiration (things that we can all use these days) and he has an important message for everybody: get up off your ass and follow your dreams! Also a quick art life update. Interview starts at 5:49 Dan on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/colonnafineart The Dark Art Society Podcast is produced by Chet Zar. Become an Official Member of the Dark Art Society: www.patreon.com/DarkArtSociety Chet’s Patreon: www.patreon.com/ChetZar The Dark Art Society Instagram: instagram.com/darkartsociety Official Dark Art Society Website: www.darkartsociety.com The Dark Art Society Podcast is now available in a variety of places, including the following platforms: SoundCloud: @darkartsociety iTunes: apple.co/2gMNUfM Stitcher: www.stitcher.com/s?fid=134626&refid=stpr Podbay: podbay.fm/show/1215146981 YouTube: bit.ly/2nNYPre DarkArtSociety.com Copyright Chet Zar LLC 2019

119 MINJUN 25
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Dan Colonna- Ep. 168

Josh G: Social Media for Artists Part 2- Ep. 167

EIn episode 167, I continue on the topic of "social media marketing for artists" with resident marketing and social media expert Josh G. His first interview (Ep. 110) is our most listened to podcast and Josh does not disappoint in this new fun and informative follow up episode. Lots of little nuggets sprinkled throughout! I ALWAYS learn something new about art promotion and marketing when I talk to Josh! Also a quick art life update. Interview starts at 6:18 Creep Machine website: www.creepmachine.com Creep Machine on Instagram: instagram.com/creepmachine Josh G's original article on this same subject on the Beinart blog: https://beinart.org/blogs/articles/beating-the-algorithm-the-artists-guide-to-instagram-social-media The Dark Art Society Podcast is produced by Chet Zar, with mixing and mastering by Bryan Kilgore of Kilgore Sound; find him on Instagram and Twitter (at)kilgoresound, or his website www.kilgoresound.com Become an Official Member of the Dark Art Society: www.patreon.com/DarkArtSociety Chet’s Patreon: www.patreon.com/ChetZar The Dark Art Society Instagram: instagram.com/darkartsociety Official Dark Art Society Website: www.darkartsociety.com The Dark Art Society Podcast is now available in a variety of places, including the following platforms: SoundCloud: @darkartsociety iTunes: apple.co/2gMNUfM Stitcher: www.stitcher.com/s?fid=134626&refid=stpr Podbay: podbay.fm/show/1215146981 YouTube: bit.ly/2nNYPre DarkArtSociety.com Copyright Chet Zar LLC 2019

119 MINJUN 18
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Josh G: Social Media for Artists Part 2- Ep. 167

Brian Despain- Ep. 166

EThis week I interview artist Brian Despain. Brian was an artist I really loved in the early days of the Pop Surrealism scene (and still do!). We talk about his days in art school, working as a graphic artist in the early days of Photoshop, working for gaming companies, painting digitally, transitioning into fine art, learning to paint in oils and of course, tons more! Interview starts around 07:22 Please help "Chet Zar: I Like To Paint Monsters" get on to Netflix: help.netflix.com/en/titlerequest Brian's website: http://despainart.com Brian's Wikipedia page: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brian_Despain The Dark Art Society Podcast is produced by Chet Zar Become an Official Member of the Dark Art Society: www.patreon.com/DarkArtSociety Chet’s Patreon: www.patreon.com/ChetZar The Dark Art Society Instagram: instagram.com/darkartsociety Official Dark Art Society Website: www.darkartsociety.com The Dark Art Society Podcast is now available in a variety of places, including the following platforms: SoundCloud: @darkartsociety iTunes: apple.co/2gMNUfM Stitcher: www.stitcher.com/s?fid=134626&refid=stpr Podbay: podbay.fm/show/1215146981 YouTube: bit.ly/2nNYPre DarkArtSociety.com Copyright Chet Zar LLC 2019

102 MINJUN 11
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Brian Despain- Ep. 166

Kenneth J. Hall- Ep. 165

EThis week I interview foam fabrication expert, prop maker and makeup effects industry professional Kenneth J. Hall. We learn about the art of foam fabrication, how he got into the film industry, stories from the many films he has worked on and LOTS of technical and process talk- something that I am really interested in! I had a great time talking with Ken and learning about his career. Super fun episode! Interview starts around 07:43 Also: another short Art Life update Please help "Chet Zar: I Like To Paint Monsters" get on to Netflix: help.netflix.com/en/titlerequest Ken's Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Foam_Fab_101/posts Ken’s website: https://www.totalfab.com Ken's YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/totalfab95 Ken's food costume website: https://www.food-costumes.com The Dark Art Society Podcast is produced by Chet Zar Become an Official Member of the Dark Art Society: www.patreon.com/DarkArtSociety Chet’s Patreon: www.patreon.com/ChetZar The Dark Art Society Insta...

114 MINMAY 28
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Kenneth J. Hall- Ep. 165
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