I’m not going to reveal any names, but I’m happy to report I have a paid commission… This person is prominent in government affairs. He is in his young-looking 50’s. Yes, he IS A US CITIZEN, although he was born in Hawaii, and lives somewhere in the Washington, DC area. He doesn’t play guitar but he wants to learn- (he could certainly use a diversion from that crazy work schedule), and he’s looking for something in Koa, a wood native to Hawaii.
And that’s all I’m going to say about that.
Pretty cool, huh? Just getting started but here’s the front and back- Koa and figured mahogany. And this is just one slab of each wood, no bookmatching- ought to be very resonant: