For over 30 years Luthier Kevin Smith has been building the finest custom-designed fretted instruments. He designed and perfected the Vagabond Travel Guitar line of unique compact guitars. All instruments are quality crafted at StringSmith Instruments in Castleton, NY. Kevin is also available for custom guitar building and repairs large and small.
Beautifully handcrafted in the USA of the highest quality materials, the Vagabond was designed in 1981 by musician and luthier Kevin Smith. Sold around the world the Vagabond is a versatile, dynamic, lightweight alternative to a full size guitar. Small, yet it has a full rich sound. It can be amplified and played on stage. The Vagabond was designed to travel, is easily stowable, and comes with a rugged protective bag. It is renowned for fine fretwork and precise intonation, a perfect marriage of size and function.