A Free Online Community for Glass Pipes
242,419 Glass Pipes Pictures · 2,258 Artists
0
(0 | 0)
It's an Eye-bowl

It's an Eye-bowl

Posted by Merc on 6/8/2010
 Featured by D-Wreck on 6/9/2010
14mm

Life can make you wanna rip your eye out. Thanks for looking.

Images
800 x 600 px  (344 KB)
1 Comment
800 x 600 px  (372 KB)
0 Comments
800 x 600 px  (385 KB)
0 Comments
800 x 600 px  (341 KB)
0 Comments
800 x 600 px  (386 KB)
0 Comments
600 x 800 px  (374 KB)
0 Comments
600 x 800 px  (323 KB)
0 Comments
800 x 600 px  (384 KB)
0 Comments
800 x 600 px  (376 KB)
0 Comments
800 x 600 px  (376 KB)
0 Comments
800 x 600 px  (374 KB)
0 Comments


 Artist:   Merc  ( ) Contact Artist 
Merc
Merc-functional glass artist 1999-present

Merc has been on the torch since 1999 working with fire. He is known for his functional work inspired by psychedelics, fantasy art, color flow, and sacred geometry. He has been a poet, a writer, and educator, an Industry representative, a gas tech, a consultant, a tool designer, a color tester, an MC, a Glass artists, and a pipe maker. He has been an active member of the Colorado Project for 3 years.
Merc has played many roles within the industry. He was the host of the American Glass Expo Awards for 4 years and was nominated for artist of the year for four years himself. He has developed a working glassblowing set up in major convention centers across the states and in Canada. He was the glass blowing feature area designer for the International Glass Show in los Angeles, CA as well as the Treating Yourself Expo in Toronto, CA.
As a visionary artist Merc has been a key figure in the boro-sculptural revolution. He is known for his working knowledge of color as well as cutting edge techniques of sculpting, line-work, marbles, hollow vessel, cane, vacuum encasement, sand blasting, electroforming, and multimedia installment pieces.
Big ups to his sponsors: Northstar glass, Blastshield, Whoopzip, Grassroots, EU Glass, 33 and 1/3rd, Hot Breath Magazine and Ryot, and Skillet Tools!



mercewaters@gmail.com


Comments
  • Sebglasstian
    sick
    Sebglasstian: what a great eyedea!
    6/8/2010 2:43 PM
  • D-Wreck
    D-Wreck: gore galore!
    6/9/2010 0:55 AM
  • Aymie McKesson
    very nice
    Aymie McKesson: I think this is my favorite bloody piece so far.
    6/9/2010 8:33 AM
  • Dfresh
    Amazing
    Dfresh: killer work Merc, LOVE the texture to it, really a sick piece.
    6/9/2010 11:41 AM
  • BigJ402
    I know how you feel.
    BigJ402: This business will make want to gouge your eyes out nice piece by the way.
    6/10/2010 7:40 AM

Browse by Category