Batiksoul Guitar History.
Guitar and Batik are two inseparable words and things, and the two are united in every guitar instruments we produce. However, not everyone knows the beauty of batik art. Based on this, the idea of creating batik guitar originated by founder Guruh Sabdo Nugroho aka Guge Nugroho, who came from one of batik luthier in Surakarta Indonesia, his trying to actualize both things into one entity so that eventually they become a high quality batik guitar for the guitarists or musicians in Indonesia even in the world .We are also expecting to introduce the beautiful art of Indonesian batik culture around the world through our batik guitars. The history of
Batiksoul Guitars started with research and developement in 2011 and establishment 2014 with a brand Batiksoul Guitars which was later given a patent name called Batiksoul. Each product is 100% handmade by our experienced luthiers. Each guitar is produced exclusively and in limited edition. . Batiksoul Guitars not only prioritizes in the beauty of batik motif art on the guitar but also the convenience and quality of the guitar. This fusion is in accordance with our principles which are ” When Batik Art and Guitar Quality be Our Concern”.
Batik tulis motive on Batiksoul guitars is also performed exclusively, in limited edition and through a complicated means it is because the batik processing should not decrease the quality of tonewood on the guitar. Because of that, Batiksoul guitar is reasonable for you to own as handmade guitar instrument that has high art value.
Started with the passion as guitar and batik art lover, it encourages desire of Guge Nugroho to combine the beauty of guitar and batik art as a musical instrument which is bounded up with batik motive.
Batiksoul guitar is started by doing long researches and tests for more than 2 years until several recent years so that is can produce premium handmade guitar batik with Indonesian batik motives. It makes Batiksoul as the only musical instrument premium with batik motive especially guitar in this world up until now. in August 2018 ,one of prototype Batiksoul Guitars be a one of collecton in The State Museum Art in Moscow Russia.