Real-life Artists and Their Success Stories

Jana Acevedo, Seamstress

Jana Acevedo, Seamstress

To say Jana is just a seamstress seems like such an understatement. I went to high school and college with Jana. I watched her go from acting and creating costumes in our small town to working for some of the biggest T.V. shows and films […]

What I Learned as an Extra on a Feature Film

What I Learned as an Extra on a Feature Film

Yesterday, I spent almost 11 hours standing on the sidelines of a makeshift football field, as the wind blew and the temperature steadily dropped, holding a saxophone and wearing a marching band uniform (which, as you former and current band kids may know, is too […]

Dan E. Tibbs, Filmmaker

Dan E. Tibbs, Filmmaker

It wasn’t until his late twenties that Dan decided to pursue a career in film making. He tried a few different paths before he finally found his passion. So if you are older and just now pursuing your dreams (or if you’re younger and still […]

Adam Gutierrez Jr., Musician and Photographer

Adam Gutierrez Jr., Musician and Photographer

My original plan for this post was to just write a short biography about Adam. But during his interview, I realized that Adam’s story is more than just a “this is how he got here” post (considering the number of times I teared up a […]

Joey Roberts, Actor

Joey Roberts, Actor

I have seen many successful students come out of Cameron University’s theatre program, and Joey Roberts is no exception. Joey currently works as the Stage Technician at Cameron University. His job includes running lights and sound for events at the theatre and working in the […]