Photos by Paul Schraub, WOOD, By Mother Nature!!
JAN 2019 MODEL OO Brazilian/German Spruce. My OO guitars have such a BIG sound in a small body size! I make them with a 25.375" scale length.
They are full and balanced while enjoying the small body size. This instrument is easy to play loud and satisfying, and the woods are beautiful. If you already have a Model R you may want to think about adding a OO, HA HA!!
Dec 2018 Model BK Brazilian/German Spruce/Abalone Model BK Brazilian Rosewood and German Spruce. Really clean crisp sound, huge, bold, delightful!!. Super light feel, lovely guitar!! I WANT IT!!
Big low end, killer mids and highs
Nov 2018 Model R Quilted Mahogany - Beautiful Mahogany/German! Big sound and super light weight. Brazilian bridge and FB. I bought these sets 25 years ago from what is now called "The Tree"
Oct 2018 Model R Brazilian/German -Crazy to have the ability to use such amazing pieces of wood. This guitar has a huge clear tone and light feel, I love it!!
Brazilian Rosewood back and sides, Paua Rosette, Brazilian Overlay headstock,
Gotoh X-Gold 510 Tuners
Sept 2018, Model R Long Scale 27"-Beautiful Old Growth Straight Grained Brazilian Rosewood. Seriously KILLER GUITAR!! (In the kindest way possible)😂
Absolutely amazing sounding Model R, loud and rich with HUGE TONE!! German Spruce Top.
Aug 2018 Model OO - The sound on this small guitar is staggering, huge low end with powerful mids and highs, super loud!! The woods.......well they may just have to speak for themselves.
Brazilian Rosewood/German Spruce. The sound on this small guitar is staggering, huge low end with powerful mids and highs, super loud!! The woods.......well they may just have to speak for themselves.
June 2018 Model BK 12-String. Just finished this Model BK 12 string, Brazilian/German. Huge sound!! Fun to play!
June 2018 Model BK 12-String. Huge sound!! Fun to play!
May 2018 Model 00. Using this beautiful old growth straight grained Brazilian and German spruce was amazing.
The sound and playability are insane!! Also used Brazilian Rosewood for the Fingerboard, Binding and Bridge.
April 2018 Model R, Excuse me for always saying the same thing but, damn, this guitar really sounds amazing!! Stunning wood as well!!Mi
March 2018 - Model R Cutaway: German Spruce, Brazilian Rosewood. Fun guitar to make, great sound with beautiful wood!!
Dec 2017 Model R cutaway: Sorry to sound like a broken record ...BUT, this guitars really sounds unbelievable, I'm on a roll, might want to get your order in!!!
Sorry to sound like a broken record ...BUT, this guitars really sounds unbelievable, I'm on a roll, Might want to get your order in!!!
Brazilian Rosewood Back and Sides, German Spruce Top, Brazilian Fingerboard and Bridge, Mahogany Neck
Nov 2017- Have not made a Maple guitar for awhile, such a sweet sound, strong, bright, clear, loud through the entire range, really amazing!!
European Maple back and sides, German Spruce Top, Brazilian Overlay and Rosette
Sept 2017, Model R Fan Fret. I just wanted to say that this guitar has an incredible tone, huge sound with big bold notes yet a beautiful warmth that is very special!
I made it for a very nice person! Thanks to all the friends and customers, I'm honored to be able to do something I love and earn my living!!
Model R Fan Fret, Brazilian back and sides, German Spruce top, 510 Gotoh tuning machines
Model R Cutaway German Spruce Top/Brazilian Back & Sides, Ganesh inlay
Oct 2016 Model BK, have not made a Koa guitar in years and this one REALLY surprised me, the sound is wild, so huge, bright and full that it knocked me out!!
Sept 2016 New Model R with killer straight-grain Brazilian and a beautiful Red Spruce top. Big full sound very rich and balanced.
Model R non cutaway, Brazilian back and sides, Adirondack Spruce top
August 2016 Model R cutaway, Another wild set, nature is truly remarkable!! Celebrating 25 years in my shop.
Model R cutaway, Brazilian Rosewood Back and sides
Model R cutaway Reclaimed Redwood from the mountains near my shop in Santa Cruz, California. This wood has been sitting on the forest floor since being cut 60 years ago! Makes amazing sounding guitars!!
June 2016 Model BK Fan Fret: Old-growth straight-grain Brazilian/German Spruce. H U G E sound!!! also warm and sweet wtth light string tension. I LOVE IT!!
Model BK Fan Fret: Scale length 27" bass, 25.375" treble with 5th fret perpendicular. German Spruce