30 episodes

Alison Robertson & Blake McIver Ewing dive into the world of feeling like a fraud in life as well as art and how to keep going.

The Con Artist Podcast: The Art of Confidence through the Creative Mind Blake & Alison

    • TV & Film
    • 5.0 • 23 Ratings

Alison Robertson & Blake McIver Ewing dive into the world of feeling like a fraud in life as well as art and how to keep going.

    A Con Artist’s Guide to Removing “Just” with Guest Emerson Collins

    A Con Artist’s Guide to Removing “Just” with Guest Emerson Collins

    This week, Blake and Alison talk with special guest, actor, producer, writer, Blake’s better half Emerson Collins. They get into what it means to have a side hustle, the need to remove the safety net, what it means to commit to your craft and so much more. You really don’t want to miss this.

    Today’s Reveal: How and where did Blake and Emerson meet?

    Play along and get the answer on Patreon

    “It’s about the work. Not the reward.”

    ~Emerson Collins

    You Can Follow Emerson at:

    IG: @emersoncollins

    Watch A Very Sordid Wedding & Southern Baptist Sissies

    Connect with Emerson HERE

    Listen to Emerson HERE

    You Can Follow the ConArtist at:

    FB: @theconartistpod

    IG: @theconartistpod

    TikTok: @theconartistpod

    Become a member on Patreon: patreon.com/theconartistpodcast

    You can follow Blake on IG @blakemciver

    You can follow Alison on IG @thealisonrobertson

    We are now available on Amazon Music

    • 1 hr 5 min
    A Con Artist’s Guide to Surviving Our First Season

    A Con Artist’s Guide to Surviving Our First Season

    This week, Blake and Alison look back at their first season and talk about what they’ve learned, share some guest updates, and share their Rose & Thorn for the season.

    Today’s Reveal: What is your favorite moment from the Real Housewives franchise?

    Play along and get the answer on Patreon

    “Let Your Creative Spirit Flag Fly!”

    ~Blake & Alison

    You Can Follow the ConArtist at:

    FB: @theconartistpod

    IG: @theconartistpod

    TikTok: @theconartistpod

    Become a member on Patreon: patreon.com/theconartistpodcast

    You can follow Blake on IG @blakemciver

    You can follow Alison on IG @thealisonrobertson

    We are now available on Amazon Music

    • 56 min
    A Con Artist’s Guide to Committing to the Bit with Guest Steven Tylor O'Connor

    A Con Artist’s Guide to Committing to the Bit with Guest Steven Tylor O'Connor

    This week, Blake and Alison talk with special guest, award winning casting director, Steven Tylor O'Connor. They get into what it’s been like casting through Zoom, how he got started on his journey, the joy of the industry and he shares some tips and tricks for actors who are walking in the room.  Don’t miss this one.

    Today’s Reveal: We share our craziest audition stories

    Play along and get the answer on Patreon

    “Do the Best Job you can do. They chose You.”

    ~Steven Tylor O’Connor

    You Can Follow Steven at:

    IG: @steventyloroconnor

    FB: @stevenoconnor

    Twitter: @STOConnor

    You can see Steven’s work at stoc.biz

    You Can Follow the ConArtist at:

    FB: @theconartistpod

    IG: @theconartistpod

    TikTok: @theconartistpod

    Become a member on Patreon: patreon.com/theconartistpodcast

    You can follow Blake on IG @blakemciver

    You can follow Alison on IG @thealisonrobertson

    We are now available on Amazon Music

    • 56 min
    A Con Artist’s Guide to Manifesting What You Want with Guest Leah Knauer

    A Con Artist’s Guide to Manifesting What You Want with Guest Leah Knauer

    This week, Blake and Alison talk with special guest, Self Help Comedy Queen, Leah Knauer.  They get into what it looks like to manifest and how it is more practical than woo woo.  Leah shares her journey as an actor and how improv changed the game for her.  And it wouldn’t be complete without talking about what comes next.  Enjoy this episode, and when  you’re ready start manifesting with us.

    Today’s Reveal: Alison shares her Robert Goulet story.

    Play along and get the answer on Patreon

    “When women use their voice and speak up, magic happens.”

    ~Leah Knauer

    You Can Follow Leah at:

    IG: @leahknauer or @basicwitches

    You can sign up for her manifesting course or get her deck of cards Here

    Listen to Basic Witches

    You Can Follow the ConArtist at:

    FB: @theconartistpod

    IG: @theconartistpod

    TikTok: @theconartistpod

    Become a member on Patreon: patreon.com/theconartistpodcast

    You can follow Blake on IG @blakemciver

    You can follow Alison on IG @thealisonrobertson

    We are now available on Amazon Music

    • 56 min
    A Con Artist’s Guide to Trusting the Journey with Guest Brionne Davis

    A Con Artist’s Guide to Trusting the Journey with Guest Brionne Davis

    This week, Blake and Alison talk with special guest, Actor, Director, Transformational Mentor, Brionne Davis.  They get into what it’s like to trust the process, letting go of the need to know, the collaborative process on set and a fun little tangent about “To Catch a Predator”. This is an episode you can’t miss.

    Today’s Reveal: “What is the first thing you want to do when the world reopens?”

    Play along and get the answer on Patreon

    “Let go of knowing what to do.”

    ~Brionne Davis

    You Can Follow Brionne at:

    IG: @brionnedavis

    Twitter: @brionnedavis

    You can find more info on Brionne here

    Check out his Free Course- Unleash the Creative Beast

    You Can Follow the ConArtist at:

    FB: @theconartistpod

    IG: @theconartistpod

    TikTok: @theconartistpod

    Become a member on Patreon: patreon.com/theconartistpodcast

    You can follow Blake on IG @blakemciver

    You can follow Alison on IG @thealisonrobertson

    We are now available on Amazon Music

    • 52 min
    A Con Artist’s Guide to Celebrating the Wins with Guests Russell & Matthew Dennis Lewis

    A Con Artist’s Guide to Celebrating the Wins with Guests Russell & Matthew Dennis Lewis

    This week, Blake and Alison talk with special guests, actors from the hit Netflix show, Queen’s Gambit, Russell & Matthew Dennis Lewis. They get into what it’s like to have something hit big during the Pandemic, what it’s like to work with your brother and what got them into acting in the first place.  They also get into future plans and what we can be looking out for.

    Today’s Patreon Trivia: “Whose music video was Courtney Cox in at the beginning of her career?”

    Play along and get the answer on Patreon

    “When you see a good move, look for a better one.”

    ~Emanuel Lasker

    You Can Follow Russell at:

    IG: @russelldennislewis

    You Can Follow Matthew at:

    IG: @matthewdennislewis

    You Can Follow the ConArtist at:

    FB: @theconartistpod

    IG: @theconartistpod

    TikTok: @theconartistpod

    Become a member on Patreon: patreon.com/theconartistpodcast

    You can follow Blake on IG @blakemciver

    You can follow Alison on IG @thealisonrobertson

    We are now available on Amazon Music

    • 47 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
23 Ratings

23 Ratings

Godiditall ,

ConArtist podcast

So informative and so entertaining!!! Love it!!! You both are so fun & bring a smile to my face all the while I’m learning from you!! Yay!! I’ve enjoyed every episode! 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻🌟🌟🌟🌟❤️❤️❤️❤️
Keep them coming!! Love your guests but love listening to just you two also!! You never disappoint!!🌟🌟👏🏻👏🏻❤️❤️

alexc2195 ,

Awesome

Love your podcast cuz it’s awesome so proud of you! Just listen to your podcast and your Facebook videos inspires me every day it’s a great way to end my day.

Alfred K Chow ,

Great Podcost into Acting!

Alison and Blake have over 20 years of insight into the industry. They give a different perspective on the industry and would highly recommend.

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