THE GUITARS - JASON JENKINS
Jason Jenkins is a California native born in the redwoods of Mt. Tamalpias. His first major works in art were completed in his studies in Mexico where he learned the artform of the Alebrije under the sons of Juan Linares in Mexico City. He began his first gallery worthy sculpture pieces in his studio in San Francisco in the late 90's. He has studied art at three universities from sculpture to oil and has travelled the world exploring ancient cultures. He continues to run his wine shop in Petaluma, California and works on his artwork and children's books.
Visit his wine shop's website - vineandbarrel.com.
Guitar: Gibson Les Paul / Carving & Assorted Stains and Paints
EXHIBIT PRIOR TO GALA
The Jason Jenkins guitar will be publicly displayed at Aqus Cafe in downtown Petaluma from late January until the Gala (February 28, 2009). Aqus Cafe is located at 189 H St. in Petaluma, CA. For more information about this exhibit, please call Aqus Cafe at (707) 778-6060.
This guitar will be auctioned on the evening of February 28, 2009 at the Phoenix Guitar Gala & Carnaval.
The auction will take place in the Phoenix and will be broadcast worldwide via the Internet while accepting bids from around the world.
ONLINE BIDDER REGISTRATION
Click here to register to bid online for the Guitar Gala on 2/28/09.
This image is a representation of the final guitar: Keys, knobs, and other hardware may vary.