Ukulele Typogram

Little wooden box with strings
Can you hear it sings — Aloha
Koa trees are rootier
Carving waves with a luthier
Plays your ABCs
My dog has fleas

A diagram of a ukulele or cavaquinho, composed of the names of its parts using typography.
Ukulele Typogram
by Aaron Kuehn

A tiny masterpiece of typolutherie. A muse for the re–entranted.

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Description

A diagram of a ukulele or cavaquinho, composed of the names of its parts using typography. Includes the location and relationships of the headstock, upper body, waist, lower body, tailblock, soundboard, soundhole, rosette, bridge, saddle, strings, neck, nut, frets, and tuners. A useful and educational infographic for musicians, luthiers, and uke lovers.