I really like the idea of using a guitar as a platform for artistic expression – the idea of a tool for artistic expression (music) being itself an artistic expression. In the 1990s, NYC street artist John ‘Crash’ Matos painted several guitars for Eric Clapton. Eventually Fender got involved and some 50 various “crashocasters” were… Continue reading Tuttomondo!

Guitars #3 and #4

With guitars #1 and #2 done, looking good, and sounding fine, it’s time to look forward. For the next round, I will be building two guitars simultaneously. Here I’ll describe the themes behind these two parallel efforts. Guitar #3 is going to be my first guitar built for someone else. I will be building this… Continue reading Guitars #3 and #4