Handmade Guitars at LEAF, May 2011
Lichty Guitars heads to Black Mountain, NC this weekend for the Lake Eden Arts Festival. The line-up of music is once again incredible and we are excited to be a part of the festivities. We'll be on-site with the 2011 Lichty Raffle Guitar and hope to sell piles of tickets (100% of the dollars raised go to LEAF). Too, we'll have an assortment or our handcrafted guitars and ukuleles for folks to check out and play.
If you are at the festival come by and say hello!
Learn more about LEAF and this twice a year tradition that goes back over 16 years at www.theleaf.org.
Ukulele Review - Julie Strietelmeier Orders a Custom Lichty Ukulele
When someone as way cool in the world of ukuleles as Julie Strietelmeier dials Jay up and says, I've got to have a custom Lichty, we get pretty excited. Julie is the gal behind the website Ukulele Review, which is yet another great site for ukulele fans. The mix of postings include instrument reviews, a heads-up on fun uke videos and much more. Definitely swing by and check it out.
Here is a bit about Julie, in her own words (from the site) ... My name is Julie Strietelmeier and I’m obsessed with...
Custom Ukulele Review by Craig Turner: Pau Ferro Tenor.
We've got the best customers in the world! Honestly, each and every one is a delight to work with, inspires us to do our finest work and brightens our day.
Here is an example: When custom ukulele owner Craig Turner shared the following review of his brand new pau ferro tenor ukulele with the educated forum participants of the Ukulele Underground we were over-the-top excited. Craig actually drove 4 or so hours to the shop the day we met him. He was coming to learn more about our ukuleles with the thought in the back of his mind of having...
Internationally acclaimed ukulele master Kimo Hussey will be giving concerts and ukulele playing workshops in the Carolinas in early November. First stop - a workshop in Asheville Nov. 6th. Learn more ...