in another post i mentioned that i've been an artist my entire life and i now work in an app called sketchclub... below are examples of a many layered drawing where i can turn layers on and off and…Continue
how y'all doin'? my name is mike and forgive (or appreciate) my penchant for selective capitalization and punctuation... i love writing! i love art! started as a wee one and been drawing to this day…Continue
"Yes .,.,well said Sparky.,,.and you do have some beautiful "over the top" builds under your belt.,,.I'd love to own one.,.,Yeah I still feel the joy at the end of every build when I get to play a new guitar that was just born.,,.and…"
"I think I understand what your saying, but sometimes earning money isn't always the final goal. Making the guitar your building now the best guitar you have ever made, all the while in the back of your mind planing the next guitar without the…"
"Well, I had to speed read this as it was just to long (and I like to write too). It's all relative. One man's trash is another man's treasure. One man's idea of a great built CBG is another man's version of a piece of junk.…"
"Well, living here in RI on the East Coast CBG's, players and builders are rare. On the limited ocassios I play outside the house people are blown away. Everyone wants me to build one for them and I'm flattered but seeing I built less the…"
"Even more confused , why selling to folks with alot of money ... would be affected by someone elses higher prices ..... infact it's 2 reasons to raise yours . ;-)
ps..I wasnt stating the "bigger money" is more…"
"I don't think I really compete with anyone here.,,.my output is low.,.,I rarely sell online anymore.,most of my sales are people who saw the last one I built and want one. Many of my customers are low paid coworkers with families.,if my…"
"Milt I have seen your guitars and you are a Luthier.( A great one) I almost bought that paint lid tri-cone you had for sale.,.I am just an outlaw CBG builder.,basic tools.,.,no shop.,,but I have bent guitar sides in the bath tub and built 6 string…"
in another post i mentioned that i've been an artist my entire life and i now work in an app called sketchclub... below are examples of a many layered drawing where i can turn layers on and off and play with designs... sorta like colorforms! us old timers remember colorforms!i respectfully ask that you please don't steal my designs for resale. but if you want to use one for a personal build, go for it...…See More
"i so appreciate all the input guys! this is very valuable! so what i'm gathering is that the bigger money is more likely within the community... i live near watkins glen intl raceway and the tourist this brings into the fingerlakes region from…"