The stunning new Artisan Goodtime banjos embodies Greg Deering’s lifelong vision for the Deering Banjo Company – to make the best sounding, best playing, best looking, and best value U.S.A. made banjo that he possibly could. A traditional 11” banjo with a frosted top head has a far brighter sound and will “cut” more. It is a never ending quest that Deering pursues every single day. BANJOS AVAILABLE TO PLAYERS OF ALL ABILITIES. We will ship it separately in 10 to 15 days. This Goodtime banjo is not only beautiful to look at but will bring you hours of musical enjoyment. With a Bluegrass resonator back for projection, the Artisan Goodtime Two banjo has a 3-ply violin grade maple rim and produces a bright and clear tone that projects well and is louder than its open back counterpart. Lightweight enough to travel with, convenient enough to keep by your easy chair at home, the Goodtime Artisan is great for hours of practice with a neck that is both comfortable to play and accurate to fret. Deering Banjo Padded Gig Bag Available Here. The Artisan Goodtime Special can be heard with a sweet voice with sustain that complements all the instruments in a band. The Deeering Artisan Good Time Americana Banjo12 inch rim for deep rich mellow tone The Deering Artisan Goodtime Americana features a larger than standard 12 inch rim for deep rich mellow open back banjo tone. It is a never ending quest that Deering pursues every single day. The familiar rich dark brown stain, planetary tuning pegs and the addition of 5th string spikes at frets 7, 9, 10 for alternate tunings allows this light weight maple banjo to exceed the features customers wanted and needed. The Deering Artisan Goodtime banjos replaced the much loved Deering Classic Goodtime banjos. Featuring Midnight Maple Fingerboard and Vintage Artisan inspired inlays! The familiar rich dark brown stain, planetary tuning pegs allows this lightweight maple banjo to exceed the features customers wanted and needed. The Artisan Goodtimes feature a separate Midnight Maple™ fingerboard which improves the playability, looks, and tone. THE GLOBE BY SUPPLYING THE BEST QUALITY, AMERICAN MADE It is a never ending quest that Deering pursues every single day. The trust and pride we share in our product gives us the confidence to grant every owner of a Goodtime banjo a 6 year warranty ensuring the quality of our materials and workmanship. Played with an old time style technique, the Goodtime Artisan Americana is reminiscent of banjos from a period when larger rims were more prevalent which makes the 12” a great setup for playing old time music. Can easily be tuned in other tunings as well. Here is a banjo you can have right there by your easy chair or take out an play in a jam. It's great for hours of practice with an accurate neck that is as comfortable as can be. TO CHAMPION THE BANJO AND INSPIRE FREEDOM OF CREATIVITY AROUND Deering Banjo Company The Goodtime Artisan Americana™ features a 12” rim, which gives the banjo a stronger bass response and a much warmer tone. The stunning new Artisan Goodtime banjo embodies Greg Deering’s lifelong vision for the Deering Banjo Company – to make the best sounding, best playing, best looking, and best value U.S.A. made banjo that he possibly could. The Artisan Goodtime Special can be heard with a sweet voice with sustain that complements all the instruments in a band. Reliability. These are the reasons that teachers recommend the Goodtime banjo. It is a good looking banjo without question. Sign Up To Receive Playings Tips and More! The violin-grade maple rim is made of the same wood used on the professional level Deering models and gives the Goodtime banjo a rich, full, round note distinction. is back-ordered. The best thing about the Artisan is the bling on the neck and the engraved peghead. Sign Up To Receive Playings Tips and More! Viewed from a teacher’s eye, he/she requires a banjo to be constructed with musical accuracy, ease of playability, adjustability, and durability. G,D,G,B,D in standard G tuning. The stunning new Artisan Goodtime banjo embodies Greg Deering's lifelong vision for the Deering Banjo Company - to make the best sounding, best playing, best looking, and best value U.S.A. made banjo that he possibly could. The wood is dyed a darker color and so is the neck. Slender Rock Maple Neck Stained A Rich Brown, Goodtime Americana Logo Engraved On Peghead, 11" 3-ply Violin Grade Maple Rim Stained Rich Brown. The Artisan Goodtime Special has the look of an older banjo with the rich brown stain, Deering fiddle shaped peghead and planetary banjo tuners. With a bluegrass resonator back for projection, the Artisan Goodtime Two banjo has a 3-ply violin grade maple rim and produces a bright and clear tone that projects well and is louder than its open back counterpart.    800-845-7791     |    info@deeringbanjos.com. The stunning new Artisan Goodtime banjo embodies Greg Deering’s lifelong vision for the Deering Banjo Company – to make the best sounding, best playing, best looking, and best value U.S.A. made banjo that he possibly could. Comes strung with Deering Light Gauge Banjo Strings. The Artisan Goodtime banjos epitomizes Greg Deering’s lifelong vision for the Deering Banjo Company – to make the best sounding, best playing, best looking, and best value American made banjo that he possibly could. The Artisan Goodtime Special has the look of an older banjo with the rich brown stain, Deering fiddle shaped peghead and planetary banjo tuners. Artisan Goodtime II 5-String Resonator Banjo. THE GLOBE BY SUPPLYING THE BEST QUALITY, AMERICAN MADE The violin-grade maple rim is made of the same wood used on the professional level Deering models and gives the Goodtime banjo a rich, full, round note distinction.