We would like to introduce everyone to Winston "Blue Winnie" Campbell. He is a new spokesperson for Blind Hog Guitars and will be introducing our instruments to the British, Irish and Scottish markets. You may remember him from his past tours with Van Morrison and Joe Cocker. We are glad to have him on board.

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Comment by RON NORTHCUTT on June 19, 2021 at 2:19pm
Thanks for the comment Dave. I think I may try making him a fedora and making him a beard from the material from a furnace filter. I think I could pass him off as Billy Gibbons.
Comment by Dave Lynas on June 15, 2021 at 10:04pm

By modifying your man, he’s yours. We all use found objects in our work.

Comment by RON NORTHCUTT on June 14, 2021 at 8:17am
Need to clarify. I did not carve this. He is actually designed to hold a flag and a putter and you "putt" golf balls between his feet. I did make the shades from some scrap lumber. We are all ready planning various accessories for the different holidays. So we will be seeing more of Winnie in the future.
Comment by ILL GREEN on June 14, 2021 at 12:37am

Awesome work. Dig the shades and how you painted it, tops.

Comment by Southern Ray on June 13, 2021 at 2:25pm

This thing is very cool. 

Comment by Uncle John on June 13, 2021 at 9:36am

Love it.   Good wishes.

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