ZUMIEZ: "What was the process of putting together the Voyages art show like?"
STEFAN JANOSKI: "The Voyages art show, I just had with my friend Andy Warde, and it was mostly his paintings, but I sent four sculptures out. I just chose four that I thought would go with his paintings. Yeah it was really good, it was a cool show."
ZUMIEZ: "How has your life changed since your shoe became once-in-a-generation popular?"
STEFAN JANOSKI: "It’s been cool you know? It’s been fun. I’ve got to have some different opportunities. It’s pretty cool to walk around in every country, and every city in the world, and see people wearing my shoe."
ZUMIEZ: Do you own every color way they’ve made of your shoe?"
STEFAN JANOSKI: "I do, you know actually more than one, and there’s so many, we got a storage unit full of them. But there’s a lot of colors, so yeah I cant keep them all in my house, or I would just live on Nike."
ZUMIEZ: "Have you had a chance to help design product for Asphalt Yacht Club?"
STEFAN JANOSKI: "I am going to have a Janoski collection through AYC, and so we are working on the designs right now. Kind of to go with my shoe in a way, so if anyone wants to get the whole Stefan outfit, they can just do it."
ZUMIEZ: "Was it strange to see the variety of skaters AYC has?"
STEFAN JANOSKI: "It wasn’t strange; it was just like whoa really? He’s on? And then it was like wow he’s on too? Its crazy to go on a trip, because every spot like at least a few of the men's are going to skate everything, because there’s every type of skater, there’s every type music going on in the van, every type of thing you know? Its pretty cool."
ZUMIEZ: "The Miami trip with AYC looked pretty fun. Do you get many chances to skate as a team like that with Habitat or Nike?"
STEFAN JANOSKI: "We have been working on a Habitat video for a Thrasher/Habitat online video. So we have been doing some Habitat trips, and yeah I think so, we get to go on a lot of trips with teams."
ZUMIEZ: "Any advice for am skaters trying to make it to pro ranks?"
STEFAN JANOSKI: "Just skate, and have fun, and not worry about that part, let it happen naturally you know? Just skate a lot, skate with a lot of people, try to travel around, and if it’s meant to be it will happen."