NightWing Enterprises
of Melbourne, Australia


Internet Awards

NightWing Enterprises is proud to acknowledge receipt
of the following Internet Awards and Nominations.

Awards listed are organised by their Award Sites! rating, as follows:

  * Awards Rated at level 5.0  (2)
  * Awards Rated at level 4.5  (4)
  * Awards Rated at level 4.0  (6)
  * Awards Rated at level 3.5  (3)
  * Awards Rated at level 3.0  (6)
  * Non-Rated Awards  (4)
  * Award Nominations  (1)


Rated Awards - Level 5.0
(click on an award to visit the relevant award program)

Surreal Masterpiece Gold Award
AS! Level 5.0
World's Top Award
GTA *****
Your website has earned Surreal Awards Masterpiece Award! recently applied for the SGA Galleries Awards, an award program that focuses on your visual artistry and design. Your website was given an artistic and design review by an International team of top online artists and award masters.

I am pleased to announce that your website has earned SWA Galleries Awards' highest honor, The Masterpiece Gold Award! Your Artwork is clearly the work of a master.

In addition, your gallery is fluid and well organized. And finally, the compression is at ideal quality versus file size. Thank you for sharing your Masterpiece to the Internet Community!"

Best Regards,
Tom Powell

BTDesign Awards - Golden Art Site
AS! Level 5.0
GTA *****
"Dear Ray,
Congratulations on winning the BT DESIGN Golden Art Site AWARD!

You're a very talented artist and your site lets us appreciate and admire so many of your artworks. The design and layout are exceptional and I enjoyed my visit very very much... I'll send you your personalized graphic and will also add you site to the winners list.

As a winner of the Golden Art Site award you are invited to exhibit as guest artist of the month in my online BTDesign Art Gallery. As a guest artist of the month you'll also be nominated for our annual art award, "The Master". A panel of 14 judges will proclaim the winner every year in January. As part of BTDesign Awards this recognition also received a 5.0 rating by AS!
Again congratulations,"
Sincerely, Barbara

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Rated Awards - Level 4.5
(click on an award to visit the relevant award program)

Eagle Award - Excellence
AS! Level 4.5
We have reviewed your website and felt it deserving of the Private Eye EXCELLENCE Award ©. The judges at TACTICS Investigations believe you have a fine website which deserves recognition for not only your hard work, but the positive contribution it offers to the Internet community as well.

...Our program has just received a 4.5 rating by AwardSites! and is considered one of the Top Awards on the Internet.

Take care and keep up the good work."

TACTICS Private Investigations ©

Circus World - Merit
AS! Level 4.5
"Hello Ray,

Congratulations for being chosen as a winner of Circus World's award. You are the latest recipient of my Merit award. You have done an outstanding job creating your website. Circus World Awards Program honors webmasters who show excellence in all areas of web site design. These areas include: the site's underlying structure, site layout/appearance, content, consistency, and appropriate useage of color.

The artwork you have displayed on your site is beautiful. It takes a special talent to do what you do..."

Circus World

Otakou Creative Design Award
AS! Level 4.5
GTA *****
"Dear Ray,
Your web site has given much pleasure to us during the evaluation process and we were impressed with the standard of quality you provided for viewing. It is not easy to earn awards from our Program, as may be seen from our on-site statistics, but your website stands out as one of the best and it gives me great pleasure to send you your new Award which you will find attached to this e-mail.

We are fully aware that much time and effort goes into the creation of web sites and we hope that you view this Award as a reflection of your achievement. We thank you for inviting us to visit with you and for your assisting through your web site to make the World Wide Web a more pleasant place for all who use the Internet..."

GNAE Bronze Award
AS! Level 4.5
World's Top Award
"Congratulations Ray!

Our Evaluation Panel have now completed their review of your site, NightWing Enterprises: Fine Art Wood Sculpture - Ray Cologon, and I am delighted to be able to award you our GNAE Awards Programme (March 2002), Bronze Award...

Well done on winning this award and I wish you every success in the future with your site..."

Best Regards

Rochelle (Shells) Manson
Awards Manager
The GNAE Awards Programme

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Rated Awards - Level 4.0
(click on an award to visit the relevant award program)

Artist's Choice - Elite Art 2002 award
AS! Level 4.0
GTA ****
...Congratulations, I have reviewed your website, and found it worthy of our top honor.

You have a nicely designed site that meets all the standards for WEB EXCELLENCE! The artwork and presentation are grade A. It is an honor to present to you the Elite Art 2002 award.

Enclosed is the graphic for this award. Expect to be added to our winners page within the next 24 hours.

You are WORTHY!!!"

Patrisha Renz

VOA Masters Award
AS! Level 4.0
Listed by Metatron
"Hello Ray,

I am pleased to write that your site, NightWing Enterprises has earned the Visions of Adonai "Masters" Award.

Your site scored 9.8 out of 10 in meeting the selection criteria.

Your site has a clean aesthetic layout - colors and use of space showcases your content in a user-friendly, appealing way.

Your sculpture is incredible - very unique, finely crafted and powerful.

All the Best to You,
June Kaminski

Critical Mass Award
AS! Level 4.0
"Hello Ray,
Congratulations!!......Your site definitely qualifies for the "Critical Mass Award". An exceptional site, excellent design, beautiful original graphics & artwork, great photos, and you provide your visitors with content that is informative, entertaining, presented well and easy to access. A worthy tribute and a positive contribution to the Web.

Thanks for helping make the Web a more interesting, fun and attractive place to visit. I really enjoyed my visit to your site and will return again when time permits :) I envy your artistic talent."

...Your site should be posted on the "Winners List" today.
Cheers,...Bill Darling

Silver Ozz Award
AS! Level 4.0
Webs Awards rating 10
"Hello Ray,
In accordance with the criteria for this program I have reviewed your site NightWing Enterprises.

I was very much impressed with the quality of your site and I could see that a great deal of time, creativity, and effort went into it. Your site received the points required to receive a SILVER OZZ.

Your site will be listed on the Winners page from the last day of the month that your Award was issued...

Congratulations and well done.
Paul Gallagher

Valkyrie Silver Award
AS! Level 4.0
Webs Awards rating 10
GTA ****
"Dear Ray

Thank you for allowing us to evaluate your site NightWing Enterprises. Following the evaluation I am pleased to inform you that your site has achieved the Valkyrie's Silver Award. The Silver Award represents design excellence in all areas with great content. Your Award is attached to this E-mail and you may display it right away. I have included you in my winners list.

Please do not make any alterations to the Award graphic without permission. Congratulations."

Lynda Valkyrie
Awards Manager.

MocOS Silver Award
AS! Level 4.0
"Dear Ray,
Congratulations! I am pleased to advise you that your web site, NightWing Enterprises, has won the Best of the Web for MacOS Silver Award for Website Excellence.

These is one of our highest honours for a Macintosh website, and an Award that must be earned.

...Thank you for submitting for the Best of the Web for MacOS Awards. It is only with the assistance of other Macintosh enthusiasts that we are able to bring sites like yours to the attention of others in the community.

Kind regards...
Ian McPherson
Ian A. McPherson Studio Pty. Limited

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Rated Awards - Level 3.5
(click on an award to visit the relevant award program)

Dragon Dance Graphics - Silver of the Web
AS! Level 3.5
Webs Awards rating 9.5

Thank you for your recent submission for a Dragon Dance Graphics and Design Award of the Web. Congratulations on your hard work and artistic savvy! You have been selected to receive the Dragon Dance Graphics and Design Silver of the Web Award. This is not an easy feat, and you should be very proud of what you have accomplished.

Thank you again for submitting your site. I enjoyed every minute of my visit! The artwork is very nice, especially the vessels... I really liked the rocking horses and the dreaming room sculptures. I wish you the best of luck with your artistry. I wish you the best of luck with your artistry."

Sincerely, Aradia

Rajuna's Mystical Arts Award
AS! Level 3.5
"Hello Ray,

I am pleased to write that your site, NightWing Enterprises has earned the Rajuna's Refuge "Mystical Art" Award.

Your site scored 9.8 out of 10 in meeting the selection criteria.

Your site showcases your wonderful artistic creations within an aesthetic and appealing web interface. Color, form, use of negative space and navigation are all nicely applied.

I have attached a copy of the Mystical Art Award.

Your site will be listed on my winners pages...

All the Best to You,

Rajuna's Refuge

Lynx award - April 2002
AS! Level 3.5
Webs Awards rating 10

Your site, as listed above, has been chosen as one of the Merit winners of The Lynx Award for April 2002.

I enjoyed visiting your site and found it worthy of The Lynx Award.

It is evident that you have put a lot of hard work in building your site.

The Lynx Award is rated 3.5 by Award Sites, 10 by WebsAwards.

Again, Congratulations, you are in a select few to win this monthly award."

Best Regards, DJ Rainman

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Rated Awards - Level 3.0
(click on an award to visit the relevant award program)

Museums Award
AS! Level 3.0
GTA ****
"Hi Ray,

Thanks for your interest in the Museumsaward and your application.

Today it is a real pleasure for me to present my award to such a talented artist. Your artwork is outstanding and I've never seen anything comparable before.

Also the presentation on your website is outstanding and combined with an easy navigation and a beautiful design.



A Perfect World - Great Art Sites Award
AS! Level 3.0
"Congratulations! Your site is A Perfect World Award winner!

Your site is listed at (our Great Art winners page). This is how your listing appears:
NightWing Enterprises: Featuring the work of Ray Cologon, Sculptor. The site features the carved and turned fine wood sculpture of Ray Cologon. Images are fast loading and navigation allows access to all pages from any page on the site. The art is incredible.

This awards program is rated 3.0 at Award Sites! and Webs Awards Rating Level 9.

Thank you for sharing your great site."
Linda Causey
A Perfect World

Best of the Best Award
AS! Level 3.0
"Congratulations you won the Best of the Best Award.

This award is given to outstanding Web Pages and recognizes the hard work that was put into the development of your web site. Your score was as a 90 out of 100. A panel of two decided the final results.

Thanks for helping make the Web a more interesting, fun and attractive place to visit. My compliments on a job well done! ..."


Ulla's Site Award
AS! Level 3.0
GTA ***
Thank You for applying for the Ulla's Site Awards. I am pleased to inform you that you have won our Silver Award.

We were very impressed with the interesting content that you provided to us for evaluation. You have an outstanding website, professionally designed and showing pleasing graphics. We are honored to send you our award.

...After posting the award to your award gallery please, send me a confirmation e-mail informing me that you have updated your site and after that I will add your site to the Winners List.

Ulla's Site Award Program

Alundain Award for Excellent Site Content
AS! Level 3.0
"Re: Postulacion de premios

You have won the Contents Award, congratulations!!!!

You will be included in the winner's list next days.

Thank you for applying.



Bohika2k Art of Excellence
AS! Level 3.0
Webs Awards rating 8
"You have some talent! Beautiful and amazing pieces of work. I want a wand. How do I get one? I never could create pieces of "treasure" like you can. You are truly one of a kind!

Therefore, it is my pleasure to award your site the Bohica2k Art Of Excellence. I have placed a link to your site along with a description of what we had found on our winner's page.

Congratulations on a job well done. I have bookmarked your website for future visits. Keep us posted on new projects. We'd love to see them!
Artfully Yours,

Chuck Bisbee
Executive Director
Bohica2k Art Studio

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Non-Rated Awards
(click on an award to visit the relevant award program)

Foto-Art-Design Award
"Hi Ray,
After reviewing your wood art gallery and accompanying website presentation, it is my pleasure to present you with the F.A.D. Award.

I found your pieces to be expressive and extraordinary. I enjoyed following the creative process on several of your pieces, as well. Your use of light was amazing. I hope that you will continually be inspired to create. Truly beautiful. I look forward to viewing more of your work as time goes on...

Thankyou for inviting me to visit Nightwing and for the pleasure of reviewing it."
Karen Pimtzner
petalperfect Digital Photography Gallery

Artist's Site of Excellence
"Dear Site Owner,
Congratulations! You are the latest recipient of the Preditors & Editors' Artist's Site of Excellence award.

Your site will be honored on the Preditors & Editors' Sites of Distinction page along with a link to your site. As well, you are entitled to display our award on your site. An individualized GIF file of the award is attached for display purposes...

Again, our congratulations go out to you on your success in creating such an outstanding site.

In admiration of your efforts,
Dave Kuzminski, Editor,
Preditors & Editors (tm)

Golden Web Award
The NightWing Enterprises web site has been reviewed and chosen to bear the 2002-2003 Golden Web Award. As a recipient of the prestigious Golden Web Award, we invite you to join (our association)...

We would like to thank you for taking the time to submit your website for review. All web sites are voted on by the Association members..."
International Association of Webmasters and Designers.

World Web Award of Excellence
"Re: World Web Award

Congratulations you have been awarded the "World Web Award of Excellence". Your site meets all of our qualifications that makes for a great site. We enjoyed our visit to your site, keep up the good work.

Thank you, for your time.
Robert E. Lattel

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Award Nominations
(click on a graphic to visit the corresponding award program)

WBW Award Nominee

NB:  Copyright of the above graphics and award insignias
belongs to the respective awarding organisations.
They are reproduced here by permission.



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