Episode 20

Tod Waters: Junker Designs

Welcome to another enlightening episode of Mindful Mutiny, where I, Jeremy Van Wert, your trusted host, delve into the fascinating realms of creativity, innovation, and resilience. Today, we're honored to feature the incredible Tod Waters, a visionary force with a trailblazing journey that began in the heart of Manhattan and left an indelible mark on Houston's '80s and '90s music and art scene.

🚀 Tod Waters' storied trajectory unfolds from his early days in Houston, where he absorbed influences like Ultraman, horror movies, and Star Wars, cultivating a passion for drawing and exploration. His rebellious spirit emerged in school, where he faced trouble for turning papers and desks into canvases. In the punk rock scene, Tod found solace, expressing himself through music, art, and fearless fashion choices.

🌐 Explore Tod's extensive career and impact on the creative scene:

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🎨 As a visual artist, fabricator, and founder of Junker Designs, Tod has seamlessly blended punk aesthetics with innovation. His impact transcends Houston's underground scene, resonating with fans and collaborators alike. From age-defying fashion experiments to influential contributions in the punk music landscape, Tod's journey is a testament to the transformative power of creative expression.

🔍 Dive into Tod Waters' insightful anecdotes, from his rebellious high school days to crafting a vest that caught the eye of none other than Lenny Kravitz, sparking a creative journey that would redefine his path. Discover the philosophy of regeneration and reuse that defines Tod's art, turning abandoned materials into captivating forms.

💼 Join us in this in-depth conversation as we explore Tod Waters' unique vision, artistic prowess, and his enduring commitment to reshaping creative landscapes. Don't miss this opportunity to unravel the layers of Tod's artistic journey and the legacy he continues to build.

🌐 For more transformative insights, visit www.jeremyvanwert.com. Stay connected through my social media channels here. Subscribe to Mindful Mutiny on Apple, Spotify, and YouTube for a continuous exploration of positivity, achievement, spirituality, and human potential.

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Jeremy Van Wert

Jeremy Van Wert is a renowned coach, licensed psychotherapist, and former CEO, celebrated for his transformative impact on personal development and mental health over the past two decades. Originating from being known as a ‘troublemaker’ having spent many days in the principal's office, Jeremy discovered his potential in a revered musical performing organization, learning the value of resilience, personal strength, and teamwork. He later ascended to CEO, leveraging his deep-seated positivity and relentless pursuit of excellence to inspire others to transcend their perceived limits.Jeremy's coaching practice targets high-achieving individuals, utilizing his expertise to remove personal hurdles and enhance their life’s vision, and consistently revealing their hidden capabilities. A pivotal part of his professional odyssey involves his exploration of plant-based psychedelic medicine, shaping his coaching philosophy and practice towards personal empowerment. Today, he aids clients in overcoming obstacles, crushing self-doubt, and unlocking their limitless potential. Due to Jeremys own transformation he is now on a mission to help others know that they possess the ability to redefine their destiny, no matter where they started.