Eastman Thorell FV Giveaway!

  That’s right, win the newly launched Eastman FV from Trufire.com. Designed by Eastman Guitars in collaboration with the renowned Ryan Thorell of Thorell Guitars, this guitar showcases the unique vision and signature style of Frank Vignola. The sound ranges … Continue reading

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2015 “FV Speedster”

Available through Cliff Cultreri at Destroyallguitars

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January 3rd in Salt Lake!

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Custom Inlay

Check out this inlay pattern on one of my J-200 style jumbos, The Guardsman. It is a local flora and fauna inspired vine design I hand-cut for a set of two guitars. This is the first of the two. I … Continue reading

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  Custom Blueburst Guitar Here are a couple of pictures of a killer new guitar I built for a great client in Baltimore. This guitar features a hand cut split aluminum tailpiece with a blued steel hammered wammy bar, as … Continue reading

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Tommy Emmanuel’s Thorell

A couple of years ago I had the opportunity to build a guitar for Tommy Emmanuel. It was to be based on the Frank Vignola model, but other than that I had free reign to make a unique creation. I … Continue reading

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The Sweet “E”

My take on the traditional archtop feel and sound,  is the model The Sweet “E”.  I am an avid fan of the archtop genre and great luthiers and guitars who have shaped its history and my life. I approach each … Continue reading

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2011 FV Studio

This is the 2011 Frank Vignola Studio Model! There a lot of subtle and strong refinements that make this revised model better than ever.    -Standard Waverly Tuners    -Standard Solid Headstock with optional slotted headstock.    -Full fretboard length … Continue reading

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