Got a Name

The design is still on paper and in my head, but since my workshop is over 300 miles away at our country home and we’re not going back until Memorial Weekend, all I can do right now is to keep on designing. My entry is a retro Atomic Age/Mid-Century inspired design and I’d been struggling …

GGBO22 Begins

A while ago, I heard about the Great Guitar Buildoff. I thought, “nah, I’d never be good enough to enter that!” Well, after a couple more projects completed and having learned something each time, I decided I was up for the challenge. So I’ve entered the 2022 competition in the kit builder category, as I’m …

March Updates

The site design has been revamped with a new template. I updated the project gallery (through the main Project page) with a better-looking set of images that directly link to the detailed instrument pages now. Red Death was completed in late February. I submitted in the “guitar of the month” contest held by a guitar …

Red Death

The Masque of the Red Death is mostly complete. Project page has been updated. One of the string trees needs to be replaced, as the screw broke off while I was installing it. I didn’t drill the pilot hole deep enough, apparently. Still also needs a proper set-up, but because the truss rod was so …

Ice Dragon

Commission page updated. Ibanez Iceman-style guitar, with design inspired by the client’s performance Dodge Challenger.

Merch Page Updated

Layout coding was updated. Much more responsive to mobile devices, and will be easier to maintain as I add more products. And speaking of which, also added some pullover hoodies.

Demon Rise

Kijo is done! Finished the major painting and top coating at the workshop, brought her back home for final assembly. Now just need to do a proper set-up, but I was too excited at four months of work coming to its conclusion that I had to take pictures and play her right away!