The Khaleesi Rides

Build for a good friend and fellow Game of Thrones fan, the Khaleesi is one of my favorite design jobs to date.  The original wood-burnt dragon rider design matches well with the blow torched edges and gold hardware.  Piezo pickup and volume/tone controls with vintage brass cabinet knobs and skeleton key bridge gives an old time feel to a brilliant sounding instruments.  It’s as fun to play as to display.

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Tobacco Tin Time!

It’s been a great month of exploration into the customized conversion of old time tobacco tins into playable instruments, starting with the Edgeworth Plug Slice soprano ukulele.  This little baby has a maple through-body neck, and piezo pickup with volume control.  Great sound and cool looks in a small package.

IMG_6132IMG_6136Next up is the Edgeworth Mini 6 string guitar.  The 18″ scale means this guitar is tuned a fourth above a standard guitar (High to Low: AECGDA) and can fit in your backpack.  The mini hum bucker with volume/tone controls turns this innocent looking cutie into a howling beast.

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