• Old photo of me!
  • Lid of Toshiba laptop
  • Lid of Toshiba laptop
  • Vent of Toshiba laptop
  • Vent of Toshiba laptop
  • CD - difficult plastic tends to shatter
  • cardboard
  • plastic packaging
  • Guitar Center gift cards
  • Fake cards that come in junk mail.
  • Starbucks cards
  • Old hotel room keys may contain personal information!
  • Handi Snacks stick, sanded to a rounded point.

Guitar Picks

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Handmade guitar picks. Most are made from old plastic cards (gift cards, credit cards, hotel room keys, etc.) Other materials are cardboard, "Handi Snacks" stick, CD, Toshiba laptop, and plastic packaging.
I trace a store bought pick with an ultra fine sharpie, cut them out with scissors (for plastic), and sand the edges with an emery board. The metal ones are more complicated.

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  1. jhoelyne_27 61 months ago | reply

    that picks are so awesome hehe try to use the ruler to make picks hehe

  2. Ice Pearl 59 months ago | reply

    Amazing! Love these :D

  3. Mikesk8r 58 months ago | reply

    Very cool and unique ... I might try this instead of going to buy picks :) very cool

  4. Bobby 4-EVR Blue 51 months ago | reply

    I play fingerstyle only so I don't use picks but oddly...............I also collect them and you have a VERY Cool Collection!

  5. pselle2010 51 months ago | reply

    clever way to display on black, like all the colors and shapes!

  6. madeline.p 48 months ago | reply

    this inspires me to make my own, great shot, and a great idea.

  7. kodaksights 47 months ago | reply

    Good photo
    Boa foto
    Bună fotografie
    Hình ảnh tốt
    Gutes Foto
    Bella foto
    Хорошие фото

  8. chaiti2011 46 months ago | reply

    very nice. :)

  9. JonathanF9 44 months ago | reply

    I lost mine some days ago, I need one.

  10. Ewk2 39 months ago | reply

    Wow great pick ;-). Anyone remember Walkers Tazos? I made a loony tunes one around 8 years ago lol. Great pic :-)

  11. ColorStreak 38 months ago | reply

    Great job and cool picks! I'd like to have some of those when I play guitar.

  12. m.j.a6 35 months ago | reply

    :(( Amazing Pic

  13. John Helsley 28 months ago | reply

    Great idea, great pic!

  14. bjdevins 24 months ago | reply

    Take your pic!

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