On this week’s Fretboard Journal Podcast, we check in with Creston Lea of Creston Guitars.
We talk about his current guitar production, buying trends, how he utilizes a CNC on his builds, his website documenting every guitar he’s built, and so much more. Creston also recounts his memories of attending the first two Fretboard Summits.
We’ll be throwing a 2022 Fretboard Summit at Chicago’s Old Town School of Folk Music (Aug 25-27, 2022), where Creston will be competing in our first-ever Nickel Wound Chef competition against builders Duncan Price and Meredith Coloma. As on the Iron Chef show, only one build will reign supreme.
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