Artistic Guitars
Gary Thomas
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We ship generally on Mondays after payment in full has cleared bank accounts. We generally use FedEx International, FedEx Air, and FedEx Ground. However, we will use whatever service the Customer desires. Artistic Guitars packs well, and photo-graphs the packing for your added protection. We are not responsible for Finish checking when going to cold weather climates. We recommend a minimum of 1-day ambient temperature acclimatization before opening the box.

Returns are very rare but have happened. If an item is to be returned for ANY REASON, it must be approved by Artistic Guitars beforehand. Returns must be complete and in the original packaging with all accessories and complete documentation (COA’s, Warranty Card, keys, tools etc.), show no signs of wear or use. All returns will incur a 20% restocking fee (NO EXCEPTIONS). Items which are not normally stocked ("Special Orders", close-outs, previously-owned guitars, layaways, etc.) are not returnable. A 48 hour approval period may be granted on items, only if agreed to at the time of sale. New items not applicable. The Customer is responsible for all shipping charges on returned items, both to and from, and these charges as well as bank wire or transaction fees will be deducted from any refunds or credits along with any costs incurred in bringing the returned item back to it's original condition.

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Knaggs Guitars Severn Relic

$5,207
Joe’s favorite guitar that he played when he was younger was a ‘61 Strat. Heavily used by Joe, it was worn in perfectly, and had a great vibe. Joe makes so many flawless looking instruments with perfect woods and exemplary attention to finish detail. I wanted to achieve a different goal with this instrument. I asked Joe to make a Severn (many people’s favorite Knaggs model) as if it would...
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Knaggs Guitars Kenai Apollo 11

$7,904
2019 is the 10th anniversary of Knaggs Guitars and the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing. Joe created a very limited run of instruments with a custom designed Apollo 11 package by himself and Pearlworks. Apollo 11 #7 is a T2 Kenai finished in Winter Solstice.
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Nik Huber Rietbergen Prototype

$10,950
This guitar is one of the first Rietbergens made. It is a phenomenal semi-acoustic 335-sized instrument. It has an “Old Natural” Highgloss finish over just perfect Mastergrade West Coast Curly super flamed maple sides and back with a very highly figured and flamed South American mahogany body. I am a huge fan of instruments with nice clear tops, that are nicely quartersawn and bookmatched. ...
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Knaggs Guitars Chena

$6,157
Knaggs Guitars Chena $293 off
This Tier 2 “Violin Amber” Chena S/N 193 has the finest tone woods together for the first time on a Chena. Starting with Joe’s finest clear and straight-grained "Adirondack Red Spruce" top and south American Mahogany back, this guitar rings like a bell. The '59' carve on this 12" radiused Brazilian Rosewood fingerboard with Morningstar inlays on top of a curly rock maple neck makes playability...
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Knaggs Guitars Steve Stevens SSC Tier1

$6,895
Knaggs Guitars Steve Stevens SSC Tier1 $100 off
This spectacular Knaggs Steve Stevens SSC Tier 1 model has a classic mahogany body with an exceptional carved maple top with a tight tiger strip figure. Unique to any other Knaggs SSC made is the exceptionally dark 1-piece Brazilian Rosewood neck, the Brazilian Rosewood fingerboard with SSC inlays, and a Brazilian Rosewood head stock veneer with the SSC Ray Gun. Finished in VintageBurst,...
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Knaggs Guitars Doug Rappoport

$5,317
This Tier 1 Doug Rappoport model has a classic mahogany body with an exceptional carved flamed maple top. Finished in Sunflower, this guitar has a beautiful East Indian Rosewood fingerboard and headstock veneer. With a 24&¾ scale length, a 1&11/16 bone nut, Medium jumbo frets, and 12” radius’d board it feels great and is truly a great player. The DR Kenai has a massive sound which is generated...
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Knaggs Guitars Severn X Black Rhino #9

$9,873
Joe completed the building of a limited run of 11 guitars using a custom inlay that he designed called “The Black Rhino”. Artistic Guitars is proud to be offering “The Black Rhino #1” - a killer Sheyenne, and “The Black Rhino #9” - an exceptional Severn Quilt. The Black Rhino #9 - Severn HSS has an exceptional quilted maple top over mahogany finished in Charcoal Burst. The neck is curly...
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Knaggs Guitars Sheyenne Black Rhino #1

$10,100
Joe completed the building of a limited run of 11 guitars using a custom inlay that he designed called “The Black Rhino”. Artistic Guitars is proud to be offering “The Black Rhino #1” - a killer Sheyenne, and “The Black Rhino #9” - an exceptional Severn Quilt HSS. I have received many guitars over the years with exceptional tops, and in “335-like” guitars, incredible top and back sets. This...
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2004 PRS Archtop

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This Paul Reed Smith (PRS) Private Stock #614 is one of the most storied PRS Private Stocks ever. This guitar is Joe Knaggs’s Personal Guitar, a very special guitar to him. Featured in the 2008 Private Stock Calendar, it was the first Archtop from PRS and Joe’s PRS employee 20th anniversary guitar. It was presented to Joe at the 10th anniversary of Private Stock at NAMM by Paul in recognition...
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Knaggs Guitars Keya Tier 1 Serial #3

$8,490
Knaggs Guitars Keya Tier 1 Serial #3 $260 off
Keya #3 is a work of playable art and is Joe's only 24 fret guitar. This beautiful hand-made Knaggs Keya Tier 1, Serial #3, was designed and hand crafted by Joe Knaggs and team.  As a very early Keya, this one is mostly hand-made as the CNC patterns were still in development. It also has many appointments no longer available on Joe's guitars. It is finished in Golden Natural with an...
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Knaggs Guitars Kenai Tier 1 Serial #3

$8,490
Knaggs Guitars Kenai Tier 1 Serial #3 $460 off
This beautiful hand-made Knaggs Kenai Tier 1, Serial #3, was designed and hand crafted by Joe Knaggs and team.  As a very early Kenai, this one is mostly hand-made as the CNC patterns were still in development. It also has many appointments no longer available on Joe's guitars. Kenai serial #3 is finished in a gorgeous faded “Winter Solstice ” with lightly exposed maple.  It is a “Private...
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Knaggs Guitars Choptank Tier 1 Serial #25

$6,895
The Knaggs Choptank is a single cutaway, “Tele style” six on a side, set neck long scale guitar.   This Tier 1 “Golden Natural” finished guitar is very rare - one of only two built with a figured mahogany lamination layer, and has many features no longer available on a Knaggs guitar.  It has an alder body covered with carved curly maple and a Mahogany lamination layer.  The figure of the tiger...
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