Sunday, July 28, 2013

Copper Mountain Art Guitars at Kanon Collective for First Friday!

Here is a sneak peak at the sneak peak of the Copper Mountain Art Guitar show!  Always, we need to thank Mr. Eric Matelski, AKA my Art Pimp. His press release is follows my entry to the show:  

Copper Mountain in Denver
Contact: Eric Matelski at  303-898-4350 

On August 2, 6-9 P.M.(First Friday) catch a sneak preview of the 2013 Guitar Town Art Guitars at Kanon Collective  766 Santa Fe Dr. Denver, CO 80204.

Kanon Collective has been kind enough to allow us space on the patio for this one night only event. Guests visiting the space this First Friday will have the chance to preview 13 new art guitars and be the first to place a bid on these great pieces of art. These Art Guitars are created from damaged guitars, kindly donated by the Guitar Center of Denver. Proceeds from the Art Guitar Silent Auction go to benefit MusicCares. MusiCares provides a safety net of critical assistance for music people in times of need. MusiCares' services and resources cover a wide range of financial, medical and personal emergencies, and each case is treated with integrity and confidentiality. MusiCares also focuses the resources and attention of the music industry on human service issues that directly impact the health and welfare of the music community.

Artists with guitars on display are:
Kyle Banister, Tina Cross, Dan Erickson a.k.a Dunn, Mandie Erickson, Jane Glotzer,  Steve Gordon, Angela Kalyvianakis, Eric Matelski, Laurie Maves, Thad McCauley, Kamla Presswalla, Steve Valdek, and Eric Buckner Winfield

Artist on display in the gallery at Kanon for the month of August is Keith Metz

Guitar Town is 
August 9-11, 2013 Three FREE days of the world’s best guitarists come together for the 9th annual Guitar Town, with live performances, guitar and songwriting workshops and kids’ music activities. Past performers include Joe Satriani, Buddy Guy and Jimmie Vaughan. See full line up.
For the 5th Year Copper Mountain will be hosting the acclaimed Art Guitar Silent Auction as part of Guitar Town. The Art Guitar Silent Auction features a unique Collection of guitars crafted, painted, and designed by Colorado artists. View past guitars.