So, she's almost done. Everyone remembers the Swirlnick.Here's her sister, the Natnick (or Natural Skolnick model). Neck and body by Nate Perle of Perle Guitars. Clear job on the body by Rodney Reams of Liquid FX Airbrushing.
Uncleared mahogany body
After a few coats of clear
Here with the ebony board neck nearly complete. Still needs a bit of fretwork and the headstock needs to be painted.
mmmm. ebony. As Ferris Bueller once said "It is so choice. If you have the means, I highly recommend picking one up."
Won't have it here and assembled till after Xmas but it certainly appears to be worth the wait. Chrome hardware (including an Ibanez LoPro bridge) awaiting for the assemblage.
I thought about doing something like this with that guys guitars.