Datlen Luthiery

Hand-Crafted and Built in the Napa Valley

build gallery

The Build Gallery showcases some highlights of my guitar work over the past few years. All images have been captured by talented photographer and good friend Josh Isaacs.


ziricote single o

TOP:
Engelmann Spruce

BACK AND SIDES:
Ziricote

HEADSTOCK:
Ziricote with Acrylic Inlay

ROSETTE:
Bubinga

FRETBOARD AND BRIDGE:
Macassar Ebony

BINDING AND PURFLING:
Bubinga with Curly Maple

Watch the Review by Marcus Wong from The Golden Era Guitar


The “Tree” Mahogany OM Cutaway

TOP:
German Spruce

BACK AND SIDES:
Quilted “Tree” Mahogany

HEADSTOCK:
Macassar Ebony Four-Way Bookmatch

ROSETTE:
Quilted “Tree” Mahogany

FRETBOARD AND BRIDGE:
Macassar Ebony

BINDING AND PURFLING:
Macassar Ebony


KOA DOUBLE O

TOP:
Engelmann Spruce

BACK AND SIDES:
Koa

HEADSTOCK:
Koa with Macassar Ebony Inlay

ROSETTE:
Koa

FRETBOARD AND BRIDGE:
Macassar Ebony

BINDING AND PURFLING:
Macassar Ebony

Watch a Demo by the guys at The Golden Era Guitar