Dave Mechtly is a Denver-based artist, fabricator, master electrician, musician, welder, tinkerer, father, general poker of the bear, & the founder of Musselph Ltd. He has contributed to the Colorado art community with large sculptural works for nearly two years, drawing inspiration from culturally meaningful symbols. Many of his works involve dramatic presentations of the element of fire in various forms. He is honored to return to Sonic Bloom with a new piece created this year, Paphiopendulum.