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‘Still Life’ Zuzu 

Published December 15, 2021

In this episode of “Still Life,” muralist Zuzu discusses the power of graffiti, the changing nature of Austin creative life, and the “aha” moment when a homeless man revealed her true nature to her. Over the past decade, Zuzu has thrived within the dynamic art scene of Austin, “crushing her passion” and learning to live self-sufficiently as a woman and an artist….

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‘Still Life’ Ras Redwine VI of Ras Redwine VI Hats 

Published October 28, 2021

In this episode of “Still Life”, Ras Redwine VI recounts how, growing up on a ranch, he learned to reshape felt cowboy hats over a teapot. Today, Ras has become one of the most renowned hatmakers in Texas—by focusing on the art rather than the commerce….

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‘Still Life’ La Barbecue Leann Mueller & Alison Clem

Published July 29, 2021

In this episode of “Still Life”, la Barbecue owners LeAnn Mueller and her wife, Alison Clem, describe how Texas barbecue is as much about finding good quality meats as it is an exercise in family legacies and holding on to memories….

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‘Still Life’ Growler Domestics Jordan Goetz

Published July 29, 2021

In this episode of “Still Life”, Jordan Goetz of Growler Domestics explains how he makes furniture by hand to “feed that creative spark.” In the meticulous process of building a dining table or a cabinet from raw materials, Jordan finds peace….

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The Musician Wins Coveted “Double Gold” award at San Francisco World Spirits Competition

Published May 4, 2021

Last week, the Musician won one of the most highly respected spirit awards on Planet Earth….

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KXAN Features Still Austin in Story on Repealing Texas Blue Laws

Published April 14, 2021

We’ve been getting a lot of attention recently for our work to fight blue laws, including this story from KXAN. Still Austin has been helping to lead the charge against outdated so-called “Blue Laws” in the state of Texas. These laws prevent many Texas businesses (including liquor stores and distilleries) from operating on Sunday. A…

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