CUSTOM CARVED GUITARS                                           

Comparing carving with reference photo

Image is pencil sketched on  face of guitar

Started as a Fender Squire Sunburst Strat

First place, Best of Class, Second Best in Show  2013 Erie County Fair, Buffalo, NY  (650 entries)

Keith Richards / Stones Tribute Guitar

                                                                (Private collection)

 by Vinnie Ricotta

Electronics removed

Applying stain and airbrush highlights

Ready for clearcoat finish and hardware