The Builder’s Journey with Brkfstsndwch
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Today I sit down with brkfstsndwch, a longtime builder in the Nouns ecosystem. We go through his history as a photographer, coming to Nouns, and working on one of the first ten proposals. We even talk about his latest project, Nouns Coffee, and he gives us his recommended coffee set up.

Noun O' Talk is the podcast all about NounsDAO. The host, Christian, interviews members of the DAO and project builders in the ecosystem. We hear about how they came to Nouns, what they're working on, and what they see for the future of Nouns. You can listen to past episodes at Noun O' Talk is produced by brileigh.eth & matthewbrooks.eth and the cover art is by Messhup of Nounsense.


00:00:00 Intro

00:01:05 Welcome

00:01:28 Brkfstsndwch’s role as a team builder

00:02:21 Brkfstsndwch's background

00:05:16 Brkfstsndwch’s relationship to photography

00:11:37 Brkfstsndwch’s favourite film camera

00:13:18 Brkfstsndwch shares a story from his agency travel days

00:16:20 Where the name brkfstsndwch comes from

00:18:45 Transitioning to web3 with pseudonyms

00:22:22 How brkfstsndwch got into crypto & what is Yat

00:25:45 How brkfstsndwch discovered NounsDAO

00:29:22 The story of Proposal #9 the POAP project

00:33:42 Brkfstsndwch on writing his first proposal for Nouns

00:39:42 Brkfstsndwch's advice on how to write a good proposal

00:42:45 Learnings from POAP v1 and making v2

00:47:35 Brkfstsndwch first coffee drop and making Nouns Coffee

00:51:26 How brkfstsndwch developed Nouns Coffee

00:57:51 Building the brand identity for Nouns Coffee

01:04:55 Brkfstsndwch's advice for someone getting into coffee

01:09:15 Reflecting on Nouns Coffee and upcoming partnerships

01:1727 Long term vision for Nouns Coffee

01:21:07 What is brkfst studio

01:24:17 How to get connected with brkfst studio

Topics Discussed:

Analog photography

Leica M6


Rinkeby Noun 39

Nouns proposal #9: Nouns Bidder POAP

Nouns Coffee

Nouns proposal #84: Nouns Coffee

Blue Bottle Coffee


Hario V60

Rubber Hose Animation

Brkfst World

Brkfst Studio

Relevant links:

Brkfstsndwch on Twitter: @thebrkfstsndwch

Christian on Twitter: @cdt_eth

Listen to past episodes:

To learn more about Nouns:


Hosted by Christian (cdt_eth)

Produced by brileigh.eth and matthewbrooks.eth

Cover art by Messhup

Music by Oh Jeremiah

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