My wife gave me a Martin D-28 for my birthday, five years ago.
It is one of the most beautiful wooden objects that I own, if you can
truly own such a thing.
Musical instruments have always been, to me, among the most wonderful
objects that might be made of wood.
They are so much more alive than a hutch.
I am not a particularly good guitarist - I think that I maxed out at
chord banging behind a bunch of guys singing CSNY and old Blue-Eyed
My attempts at being Ricky Skaggs have resulted in something less than
Wes Montgomery was always out of reach, but that is a recent
Before my wife put a bullet in my misery, I purchase at least six
books on the making of a guitar.
Fear kept me away from the making.
I'm thinking that I might try it now, as a lark.
Tom Watson - WoodDorker