April is THE MONTH for LIVE GLASSBLOWING IN COLORADO!
Join us this Saturday April 11th, 2015 from 12pm-9pm in the parking lot of Preferred Organic Therapy & Headed West‘s new location for FirePower Productions LIVE GLASSBLOWING COMPETITION & 420 PRE-BAKE! Watch 18+ local glass artist go head to head in a timed live glassblowing competition this weekend at Firepower productions 3rd annual 420 PRE-BAKE!
<<<<<< FEATURING >>>>>>>
2 LIVE GLASSBLOWING COMPETITIONS brought to you by HILL TOP GLASS SUPPLY COMPANY! (https://www.facebook.com/groups/858628730844594/)
#1 ~ THICKEST, FULLY WORKED PIECE: It’s getting heavy up in here! The only parameters are that it be fully worked onsite, start time is 12pm until close. This is open to marbles and functional art.
~ JUDGING: Will be weighted on scales the following day, once fully annealed. FIRST and SECOND PLACE wins the 2 sponsored scales as well. Pieces will be displayed after the event through 4/20 at PREFERRED ORGANIC THERAPY.
#2 ~ HUMAN EXTREMITIES: Let’s have some fun! This is a wide open competition, let’s play!! Hollow, sculpted, mixed media… just needs to be made during the event.
~ JUDGING: people’s choice, voting during the event or onsite after the event through 4/20 at HEADED WEST and online through an album posted after the event. WINNER ANNOUNCED 4/20.
2015 Competing Glass Artist:
- Steven Tillman ~ Jellyfish
- Jennifer S Levine ~ Jennifire
- Scott Ratner ~ Lion Glass
- Nicholas Leoniak
- Justice Dematteo ~ Upper Echelon Glass
- Randy Muñoz
- Malachi Cowan
- James Hilligoss
- Tina Gehre
- Matt Zimmerman
- Zac Scanlon ~ Brain Freeze
- Peter Paniagua ~ Grime Glass
- Josh Jordan ~ Oj Glass
- Perry Norton ~ Glass Antixx
- Jeremy Hardung ~ OrganicGlass
- Jonathan Carr
- Richard Roberts ~ Reggae Ric
THERE IS STILL TIME TO ENTER THE GLASSBLOWING COMPETITION! Entry is 100% FREE but we ask that you please pre-register here:
<<< http://goo.gl/forms/KRBjcEP2gH >>>
FIRST PLACE: $600, $100 Hill Top Glass gift certificate
SECOND PLACE: $50 Hill Top Glass gift certificate
THIRD PLACE: $25 Hill Top Glass gift certificate
All pieces submitted will then also be traded amongst participants according to rank, so everybody takes home a piece of the experience!!
Contact FIREPOWER DENVER or JENNIFER S LEVINE if you have any questions. Clear glass provided and color may be sponsored, tell us what you need.
<<<< LIVE MUSIC >>>>
BRAD KINNEY of DOB
The Rye Pushers
Lois and the Lantern
<<<< VISUAL ARTISTS >>>>
Jymi Zez Shores: Zez
<<<< BODY PAINTER >>>>>
<<<<<FOOD TRUCK >>>>>>
<<<<< SPONSORED BY >>>>
Happy In Colorado
Please help us spread the word by inviting your friends to the event page & sharing it on your wall with your friends!
Here’s our fan site with pictures from past events and links to some of our featured artists: (https://www.facebook.com/FirePowerProductions)