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Detroit's Rockin' On The Riverfront [Aug. 17, 2012]
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Sunday, March 25, 2012
Artist Nixon Johns, trained under 3 masters, "keeps good" on his promise to teach!
From his You Tube Channel: "Nixon Johns Art Channel" he takes us with him as he Masterfully creates a portrait of Mark Farner with abounding beauty.
CREATING A PALETTE, KEEPING YOUR PAINTS WET AND MAKING A BASE COLOR LIKE THE MASTERS:
PENCIL WORK AND TIPS FOR MARK FARNER PORTRAIT
UNDERSTANDING THE COLD SPOTS IN FLESH:
HOW TO MIX FLESH COLORS:
This blogger is blown away by the results! An amazing accomplishment by Mr. Johns, Breath taking! A Masterpiece of Mark! Bravo! And Thanks
For more pictures of the finished product and other amazing works, Go to the Face Book Nixon Johns LIKE Page:
Sunday, March 18, 2012
Have you seen the new T-shirt made for the New Movie/Rockumentary? Go to the Gallery~Perks Page and check out what you get for getting involved with this great Farner film! http://www.indiegogo.com/Im-Your-Captain-The-Mark-Farner-Story?c=gallery
For a donation you can help with the indie film and own an Eastwood Messenger guitar and get it signed by Mark Farner in person! This is a priceless perk! (Donated by Phil DeGarcia)
They have already given away Celestial Effects Pedals so, watch for many more contests and incentives on the "Mark Farner Story: I'm Your Captain" Page!
Sunday, March 4, 2012
From Director Joanne Codi, Mark Farner Movie T-shirt Reveal:
|Joanne Codi posted an announcement|
Friday, February 24, 2012
Yeah, Yeah, Yeah, Yeah ENTER THE “I’M YOUR CAPTAIN”The Mark Farner Story Rockumenatry Fundraiser/ Giveaway!
The spoils of Victory are Dazzling To The Senses!
WHY THOSE TWO PEDALS?! BECAUSE THEY ARE MARK FARNER’S FAVORITE! YES, THE MARK FARNER OF GRAND FUNK RAILROAD!Celestial Effects and I are teaming up once again but this time, it is to raise awareness and possibly provide help for the Rockumentary….“I’m Your Captain- The Mark Farner Story”
TO ENTER, YOU JUST HAVE TO DO A FEW THINGS…..
Step 1- Click indiegogo campaign page and watch the trailer for the movie. After you've been moved to donate, Click the LIKE button…. once you click the LIKE button a dialog box will appear allowing you to post the fundraising link to your facebook Home. By doing so you've just helped with the fund raiser! Thank you!
Step 2- You'll need to "Like" both the “I’m Your Captain” and the Celestial Effects FB pages These "Like" buttons both appear on the http://www.fuzzboxgirl.com/contests/ PAGE as well as the separate links included here.
STEP 3 – On the “I’m Your Captain” Facebook wall, you must type: “MARK FARNER IS MY CAPTAIN”
You are entered easy as that!
ONE LUCKY WINNER WILL BE RANDOMLY CHOSEN ON FRIDAY, MARCH 9TH….. WHICH IS ONLY ABOUT 2 WEEKS AWAY!
Monday, February 13, 2012
Perks for your contribution:
|You Rock! PLEDGE: $25 Receive our gratitude and special thanks (every dollar counts!) and a movie credit in the Special Thanks section on the official movie website.|
|Who’s Your Captain? PLEDGE: $50|
|Receive a personally autographed photo of Mark Farner with his personal message to you and a movie credit in the Special Thanks section on the official movie website.|
|What a Rock’n Bod! PLEDGE: $75|
|Receive an official commemorative “I’m Your Captain – The Mark Farner Story” movie T-shirt and a movie credit in the Special Thanks section on the official movie website.|
|You Really Rock! PLEDGE: $100|
|Receive BOTH a personally autographed photo of Mark Farner and the official commemorative “I’m Your Captain – The Mark Farner Story” movie T-shirt, plus a movie credit in the Special Thanks section on the official movie website.|
|"Some Kinda Wonderful" PLEDGE: $250|
|Enjoy a collectible piece of rock cinema art. Receive an official, specially autographed movie Poster, signed by Mark Farner, Director Vinny Straggas, and many of the famous rock stars that appear in the film, plus a movie credit in the Special Thanks section on the official movie website.|
1 out of 100 Claimed
|Made In America! PLEDGE: $350|
|Receive a special limited edition, pre-released, numbered DVD, complete with out-takes and additional footage only found on this special indieGoGo edition and autographed by Mark Farner and the film’s director, Vinny Straggas. This DVD will not be sold publicly.|
|Rock On Witya Bad Self! PLEDGE: $500|
|Receive BOTH the special limited edition, pre-release, numbered DVD, PLUS, the official Movie Poster signed by Mark Farner, Director Vinny Straggas, and many of the famous rock stars that appear in the film, plus a movie credit in the Special Thanks section on the official movie website.|
|The Rockin' Librarian! PLEDGE: $1,200|
|Receive a custom "Mark-Farner, "Librarian" effects pedal by Celestial Effects. This pedal ensemble (designed by Mark Farner), contains 4 effects and uses cutting edge technology and is housed in an ultra light travel case (weight is equal to 1.5 pedals) making it the ultimate travel companion for serious guitarists. This multi-effects pedal is made exclusively for Mark Farner by Celestial Effects and is not available to the public - EXCEPT through this fundraiser and your pledge.|
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|Rock n' Roll Fantasy! PLEDGE: $2,500|
|Get a Pair of Tickets to the Rock n’ Roll Fantasy Camp "All-Star Celebrity Concert", w/ Aerosmith's Steven Tyler, at the Playboy Mansion in CA! Meet n’ Greet Rock Stars, Playboy Bunnies, & Hollywood Celebrities! Package includes: One-night stay at the Hilton Universal Hotel, Admission for 2 to the Playboy Mansion Rock n' Roll Fantasy Camp Concert, and 2 rock camp T-shirts. Enjoy a tour of the grounds, FREE hors d’oeuvres, dinner, desert & OPEN BAR! Free Parking and Shuttle to the mansion.|
1 out of 8 Claimed
|For The People! PLEDGE: $5,000|
|2 VIP Tickets & Backstage Passes to a future Mark Farner concert of *your choice (Travel not included. Not valid for Rock ‘n’ Roll Fantasy Camp concerts). Includes: Dinner with Mark and his Band the night before the show, hotel accommodations for 2 nights - the night before the show and night of the show, two premium concert seats and VIP credentials to visit the band backstage for a special meet n’ greet. *Show dates subject to change and must be approved by Stellar Entertainment Group,|
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|Can I Get A Witness? PLEDGE: $10,000|
|Receive 2 VIP movie premiere tickets and 2 private movie reception passes (including after-party) to premiere location of your choice – Boston, LA or Detroit! Hang out with Mark and his band and party like a Rock Star! Your name will be listed the Movie’s End Credits…and your party photo, taken at the After-Party, will be included in the photo montage, to be added post-production, and appear after the end credits on the actual retail version of "I'm Your Captain - The Mark Farner Story!|
CLAIM THIS PERK
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|Closer To Home! PLEDGE: $20,000|
|Become an Executive Producer: Receive full film credits at the beginning and end of the film! This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to become part of rock n' roll history. You'll be invited on set. Appear in the movie! Choose from 3 locations: BOSTON, LOS ANGELES, or DETROIT. You and your guest will ride-in-style in Mark Farner’s limousine w/Director Vinny Straggas to your movie premiere. You'll walk the red carpet, & attend the Reception & After-Party! *Travel, food, lodging not included|
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Other Ways You Can Help
You can help us get the word out and create interest and involvement by telling your friends and associates about our campaign. Use the share tools and spread the love! Help us reach beyond our goal! Thank you.
Thursday, February 2, 2012
Last year Mark was in Moscow, Russia with the only concert at the Milk Club. It was really great! ~Alexander Zheleznov
For pictures and an exciting review go to Mark's FanZone at: easybreezes.com
Monday, January 30, 2012
With Funk Function In Mind::Celestial Effects Presents;
Mark Farner's Custom Built Wah-Wah Pedal
Looks like Mark is gearing up for a great year!
Buy Mark Farner Official Gear Click Here!
Sunday, January 15, 2012
TUESDAY JAN. 17th, 2012
OUR SPECIAL GUEST
GRAND FUNK RAILROAD
8:00 p.m. And Midnight E.S.T.
5:00 p.m. And 9:00 p.m. P.S.T.
Saturday, January 14, 2012
Looks like the creative staff at Celestial Effects are thrilled to be building a special light weight but, for Hard Rock pedal for Grand Funk Railroads Ace guitar player Mark Farner!
Custom PC board for Mark Farner
Prototype For Mark Farner Pedal
Production PCB For Mark Farner Pedal
Four In One
Conceptual Artwork Drawing for the custom Mark Farner "The Librarian" pedal ... I'M GETTING CLOSER TO MY HOME :)
Celestial Effects Mark Farner prototype pedal built and working. It will be called "The Librarian" per Mark who is a Libra and this pedal is "A Library" of Celestial Effects Pedals.
Finished Product as the Librarian~Mark Farner American Rock Legend!