In Dialog with Simon Frisby from Etchr

On this instalment of our In Dialog collection, Simon Frisby, co-founder of Etchr, visits Jackson’s Studio to debate all issues Etchr. Their vary of merchandise, designed with artists in thoughts, contains the Accordion Sketchbook and Mini Palette for portray on location. Etchr have additionally expanded their repertoire to incorporate a podcast in addition to on-line artwork lessons, beneath for which you’ll discover a code to redeem a free class.



Contents – In Dialog with Simon Frisby of Etchr

0:00 Introduction

0:22 Etchr was began along with your co-founders Yan and Darren in 2017. Might you inform us the way you all met and what impressed you to start out Etchr Lab?

1:43 Your vary options some very fantastically designed merchandise. Might you speak in regards to the design course of behind them and your collaborations with artists and designers?

4:52 Inform us about your vary of sketchbooks and the way they had been designed? 

6:05 Might you inform us your pondering behind the Accordion Sketchbook?

6:56 What’s the Story Behind the Mini Palette?

7:38 Your web site includes a complete artwork studying part. Might you inform us how these took place and the way it has been developed?

8:52 How do you go about choosing the artists who train them?

10:37 How do determine which topics are explored in your on-line lessons?

11:17 What impressed you to start creating podcasts? 

11:56 Might you inform us about your mindfulness challenge?

12:41 Might you discuss your relationship with retailers equivalent to Jackson’s by way of your merchandise in addition to your on-line content material?

13:11 The place does the identify Etchr originate from?

14:37 Your mission assertion reads, ‘Our mission at Etchr is to have fun creativity in our group’. Might you develop on what you imply by this and the way Etchr units out to attain it?

15:22 You talked about how your workforce contains folks working remotely in several elements of the world. Might you inform us extra in regards to the workforce at Etchr and how much roles they’ve?

17:00 Credit 



We’ve joined forces with Etchr Studio to supply a free online art class to assist hone your abilities. 

Merely decide any 1.5 hour class then use code JASXZ34 at checkout. 

Be impressed, enhance your abilities, study one thing new, or share with family and friends. 



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Clare McNamara

As Weblog Editor, Clare oversees content material for the weblog, manages the publishing schedule and contributes commonly with options, opinions and interviews. With a background in wonderful arts, her practices are illustration, graphic design, video and music.