Peter Geiger Upcycles License Plates Into Rockin’ Guitar Sculptures

by , 09/02/12

art, design, sculpture, recycling, upcycling, guitar, music, Peter Geiger, license plates, license tags, country music, Brad Paisley, Rascal Flatts

Geiger tells me his guitar art appeals to the general public, young and old. But he finds that especially “Musicians love it because it’s an art form that really represents their interests, whether it’s a certain guitar style, or a piece I’ve themed to a music legend, or the states they’ve lived in or traveled to.” Buyers especially enjoy the process of creating a custom piece: “They get to work with me to create a one-of-a-kind piece of art that represents the places they’ve been to, with special dates and sayings. The guitar art makes a really unique gift for memorable occasions.”

Geiger says his craft also “connects on the green/recycling level.” I would go further call it “upcycling,” as it represents a trend toward creating a higher-value art product out of a lower-value waste stream.

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  1. Bumbelzz October 12, 2012 at 12:34 pm

    It’s not an American flag guitar, it is made of West Virginia plates. :-)))


  2. teehan September 10, 2012 at 2:18 pm


    Is the American flag guitar for sale? If so, how much?

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