The Artwood Series AW54 from Ibanez is a full-sized acoustic guitar made from mahogany with an open pore natural finish. The dreadnought body delivers a powerful and balanced acoustic sound, well suited for solo performance or playing with a full band.
The Ibanez Artwood AW5412 is an all-mahogany cutaway dreadnought that looks amazing and delivers wonderful acoustic tone. The AW5412 features a solid mahogany top that will increase in harmonic richness as it ages, as well as mahogany back and sides. An ovangkol bridge and fingerboard also support the tonal richness and complexity of this instrument. In addition, a Fishman Sonicore pickup and Ibanez AEQ210TF preamp with onboard tuner deliver stellar amplified tone when you plug in. Players here at Sweetwater really appreciate the Ibanez Artwood AW5412 for its playability and quality appointments.
Ibanez created the Artwood Series to be an ode to their rich tradition of acoustic guitars while adding the modern accoutrements needed by today's guitarist. The AW54CEOPN is a visual stunner with a solid mahogany top (with mahogany back, sides, and neck) and an open pore natural finish that really shows off the mahogany's beautiful woodgrain. Adding to its aesthetic charm is a black and white multi-rosette, a cutaway that helps you access the entire rosewood fingerboard, a rosewood AW bridge with bone saddle, tortoise pickguard and chrome die-cast Grover tuners.
The Ibanez Artwood AW54JRs all-mahogany dreadnought junior body is truly a delight. Mahogany is a tonewood known to age beautifully in both looks and tone. Mahogany delivers a complex and balanced blend of high, mid, and low tones that are great for unplugged as well as amplified performance.
The Artwood series was crafted to produce a traditional as well as a modern guitar. Technology moves forward at a frantic pace and the world of guitar craftsmanship is no different. In producing the Artwood series, we've respected the rich tradition of the acoustic guitar while adding modern interpretations in our continuing search for the ultimate in guitar tone.
If you need a traditional guitar that can easily switch from acoustic to electric, youll found it in the Ibanez Artwood AW70ECE traditional acoustic-electric guitar. With Fishman Sonicore pickups and Ibanez SST Shape Shifter preamp with onboard tuner, players will notice how smooth the transition is from acoustic to electric and back.