Who is BruceTheGoose?
Bruce Woodruff [aka BruceTheGoose] is a Miami Beach based digital artist and NFT enthusiast. They are originally from the Buffalo, NY region, where they were born and raised in a rural town named Holland. Before becoming involved in the NFT industry, Bruce worked in a variety of different industries; most notably as a chef, school and training for which are their only formal higher education. Within the NFT space, Bruce fills a large number of roles. Their primary focus is on their visual art, but they also write long-form fictional and non-fiction content, occasionally create music, and perform a variety of consulting and coaching services.
Bruce first discovered the NFT space late in 2019, while researching the possibility of accepting bitcoin as a payment method for an online store that soon after closed its doors to allow them to focus solely on NFTs, which they saw as having the potential to disrupt countless industries.
Since minting their first NFT early in the spring of 2020, BruceTheGoose has been pursuing NFTs as a full-time career, and has been very deeply involved with the early days of the NFT community's development. Bruce has sold over 250 original artworks as NFTs, and has had their work collected by some of the most prominent collectors of early NFT art.
Bruce has worked with a large number of NFT brands, projects, and collections over the course of their time in the NFT space; as an artist, an advisor, and a variety of other roles. They are also the proud owner of BAYC #8517, MAYC #18806, at least 20 CryptoSkulls, and a few thousand other various NFTs when considering the growing number of blockchains they're collecting on.