Las Vegas-based glass pipe maker to the celebrities Jerome Baker Designs will launch a collection of bong-related NFTs tied to corresponding bodily property early consequent month.
The NFTs, on FDCTech’s Ethereum-based platform, depict the distinctive glassblowing course of for every bong and admit extra distinctive advantages. They’re on account of drop on Tremendous Bowl Sunday (Feb. 13) and the corresponding bodily bongs shall be auctioned off at Superchief Gallery.
Jerome Baker Designs Founder and President Jason Harris is taken into account to be one of many prime ten glassblowers on this planet, supported smoking merchandise market SLX.
He based the enterprise inside the early Nineties and has constructed custom-made items for celebrities corresponding to Snoop Dogg, George Clooney, Grateful Lifeless, Santana and Rita Marley.
He instructed Cointelegraph he’s excited to step into the world of crypto-driven digital artwork.
“As an artist, we want a certificates of authenticity to connect with the artwork. NFTs act a certificates of authenticity and create worth and legacy.”
In keeping with Harris, whereas different types of artwork like sculptures may be bronzed and work replicated or copied, glassblowing is a one-time effort that can not be replicated.
“You should have a documented expertise of the creation of that paintings and in this lay the magic. It’s like shopping for a pair of Jordans. Should you ever need to promote them, you would possibly want the promotional material in good situation. The NFT acts as a certificates of authentication and the paintings acts because the package deal.”
Harris explicit the 5 bong NFTs to launch on Tremendous Bowl Sunday shall be in keeping with his Burnt Orange assortment, a group of semitransparent vivid orange glass bongs.
Those that personal a bong NFT will obtain actual world advantages corresponding to glassblowing lessons and a attend to the Las Vegas Dream Manufacturing facility (Jerome Baker Designs Headquarters).
This isn’t Jerome Baker Designs first raid blockchain and the studio has been acceptive Bitcoin since 2012. Harris believes that the worldwide inhabitants will quickly leap on the bandwagon and settle for the crypto plus for finances. The corporate plans on acceptive Ethereum finances shortly.