YouTuber builds an entire guitar using reclaimed ocean plastic

Burls Art
(Image credit: Burls Art / YouTube)

An infinity mirror guitar studded with LEDs, a six-string built entirely using epoxy resin, and a guitar made using 14 skateboard decks. These are just some of the wacky six-string creations born from the mind of YouTuber Burls Art.

As you’d expect, the intrepid luthier has amassed a considerable following for his adventurous builds – over half a million subscribers, to give you an idea.

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Sam Roche

Sam was Staff Writer at from 2019 to 2023, and also created content for Total Guitar, Guitarist and Guitar Player. He has well over 15 years of guitar playing under his belt, as well as a degree in Music Technology (Mixing and Mastering). He's a metalhead through and through, but has a thorough appreciation for all genres of music. In his spare time, Sam creates point-of-view guitar lesson videos on YouTube under the name Sightline Guitar.