Intro to Opals

Intro to Opals

Join us in the first session of our new educational series on gemstones!

Brett Kosnar, an award-winning lapidary from local company Kosnar Gems will be in store to give a free introduction to opals (the October birthstone) and will cover localities, their nature, and more. After the short talk about opals, you will be able to check out a selection of unique and beautiful opals from Kosnar Gem's collection, including many that will be for sale. 

October 12, 2018 by Jamie Hollier
First Anniversary Party!

First Anniversary Party!

Join us for our one-year anniversary celebration. We invite you to stop in for an evening of art, jewelry, music, and community as we celebrate our first year and look toward our future.

October 11, 2018 by Jamie Hollier
First Friday: Halloween Themed Portraits by Melissa Mullins

First Friday: Halloween Themed Portraits by Melissa Mullins

For the month of October, Balefire Goods welcomes photographer Melissa Mullins for her show featuring Halloween themed portraits. This collection of work reimagines "milk bath" portraits into a unique and thematic backdrop for glamorous takes on traditional Halloween themes and characters. 
September 13, 2018 by Jamie Hollier
CoMA All Members Show

CoMA All Members Show

We are proud to announce that the next All Members Show for the Colorado Metalsmithing Association (CoMA) will be hosted by Balefire Goods. Balefire is committed to supporting art jewelry and metal arts in all its forms and this show is a perfect fit. This show also coincides with our first anniversary so it will be a great event! 
August 30, 2018 by Jamie Hollier
Marigold Shadows Pop-Up

Marigold Shadows Pop-Up

Marigold Shadows, a clothing designer based in the LA area, is bringing their funky weird garments to the Denver area. If you love unique clothes that are wearable yet make a bold statement, this is the collection for you. The pop-up runs from Sept 27 - Oct. 14th. 
August 18, 2018 by Jamie Hollier
Culture Vultures by Peter S Yumi: First Friday in Olde Town Arvada

Culture Vultures by Peter S Yumi: First Friday in Olde Town Arvada

For the month of September, Balefire Goods welcomes Denver based artist Peter S Yumi for an exhibit of his new body of work titled Culture Vultures. 
August 17, 2018 by Jamie Hollier
Tags: art opening
Join the Balefire Team!

Join the Balefire Team!

Love jewelry and artist made goods? Looking for a little extra income each month? We are hiring a part-time assistant for Balefire Goods. This is the perfect position for someone that has flexibility in their schedule and can work one day a week and also help out as needed to cover when our owner is out traveling, we have events in the store, etc. To apply, send an email to info@balefiregoods.com and include info about why you think this would be a fit for both of us.
July 18, 2018 by Jamie Hollier
Emma Balder: First Friday in Olde Town Arvada

Emma Balder: First Friday in Olde Town Arvada

For the month of August, Balefire Goods welcomes Denver based artist, Emma Balder, for an exhibit of her fiber paintings. Balder's work leverages discarded and recycled textiles as the driving element in her designs to create small-scale works with an organic and otherworldly feel.
July 13, 2018 by Jamie Hollier
Kitten Palooza

Kitten Palooza

We are joining forces with the Cat Care Society for an all-ages kitten event! We will have a kindle of kittens in the store that are looking for their forever homes. Come by for a cuddle and you may just find your new best friend. 
June 29, 2018 by Jamie Hollier
Jeff Strahl's goddess photos art opening flyer

Jeff Strahl: First Friday in Olde Town Arvada

For the month of July, Balefire Goods welcomes Denver based photographer, Jeff Strahl, who will be exhibiting his VALLARI series. This series explores modern-day goddesses representing music, painting, sculpture, architecture, literature, and photography with an engaging Art Nouveau aesthetic mixed with a contemporary pop art sensibility. Created in camera, without digital manipulation, these pieces exhibit a decidedly modern take while leveraging traditional and time-consuming techniques that honor the craft of photography.
June 12, 2018 by Jamie Hollier