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20 Questions: Brad Woodard

Get to know more about Brad Woodard from Brave the Woods!


Brad Woodard and his wife Krystal are the two halves of Brave the Woods, a dynamic design and illustration studio. The pair are curious and adventurous, and they’ve built a reputation based on doing work they believe in. Their love for “golden-age” aesthetic, and a playful approach to creativity, shine through in all of their projects. They are truly a stand-out example of talent and creativity in the field of design. 

It’s Sunday morning, what are you having for breakfast?

A big bowl of cereal

If you didn’t do what you do for a living, what would you be?

A paleontologist

Who’s your hero?

Tom Brady

Last book you couldn’t put down?

Pirate Latitudes by Michael Crichton

Who was your childhood celebrity crush?

Catherine Zeta-Jones

What’s playing in your ipod (CD, cassette or eight-track) right now?

Andrew Bird

If you could see one concert, what would it be?

The Killers

What’s the best thing about Edmonton?

That it’s a new city for me to explore!

What’s your weirdest habit?

I treat my dogs like they’re people

What’s your biggest pet peeve?


What’s your fast-food guilty pleasure?

Wendy’s Chocolate Frosty with fries to dip in it

What was your most embarrassing moment?

My mom told my teacher in school that I couldn’t have sugar (I could), so during a birthday celebration, the teacher ripped a popsicle out of my mouth and threw it away in front of everyone and replaced it with a sugar-free hard candy.

Which person, alive or dead, would you like to have dinner with?

Charles and Ray Eames

What’s your favourite vacation destination?

Port Townsend, Washington

What is your favourite TV show?

The Office

What’s your dream car?

Porsche 911

If you could have one super power, what would it be?

To Fly

What’s the one thing you haven’t done that you’d love to do?

Backpack Europe

If we’re buying, you’re having…

Anything…I’m easy

What are your words to live by?

Make it happen