The bowls were the main event at the 2013 Empty Bowl, the annual fundraiser for the Women's Crisis and Family Outreach Center. Photos by Rhonda Moore
John Charles Hawkins, 18, a senior at Rock Canyon High School, was among the art students who donated more than 80 bowls to the 2013 Empty Bowl, raising money for the Women's Crisis and Family Outreach Center.
Amy Maupin, right, checks out the soup line at the Empty Bowl, which raises money for the Women's Crisis and Family Outreach Center. Maupin is a Highlands Ranch potter who donated 22 bowls to the event. At left is volunteer Chris Fitzsimmons, 21, of Aurora. Fitzsimmons' mother Stephanie Fitzsimmons is a therapist for the center.
Daniel Gonzales, art teacher at Rock Canyon High School, donated 150 bowls to the Empty Bowl event, including this piece with a slumbering triceratops.
Among the new features at the 2013 Empty Bowl in Castle Rock, was an area for kids' activities including a sandbox, face painting and temporary tattoos. Photos by Rhonda Moore
Corey McNellis was a two-time Colorado wrestling champion at Ponderosa. His older brother Chris was the Mustangs' first-ever state champ.