The Guitar Explained

The Guitar Explained is a 40 page self-help guitar instruction manual for all ages.

A how-to, self-help manual for all that is learning guitar, guitar music and composition. I have been teaching music for 35 years and I guarantee results that you never knew were possible - even if you have been playing for many years! For beginners to advanced.

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The Art of Pencil

Pencil drawings and techniques by master artist Paul Santa Maria

I spent many years as a pencil artist and here are some of my best works, with explanations of how to do the same thing with the wonderful graphite pencil. 40 pages, saddle stitched, digital non-smudge, 100 lb. paper stock throughout.

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The Art of Graphic Art

A restoration of a photo by Paul Santa Maria

Photo repairs, reconstructions, graphics for any need from pure business to pure art. I also train in Photoshop or other graphics applications for the basics to advanced knowledge of graphic art principles. 

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The Art of the Cross

Gorgeous images of the Cross, non-denominational, inspirational for daily life.

The iconic shape of a cross used as a basis fro some cool visuals, done in photoshop featuring my photos and had drawn art.

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My Live Gigs

Live appearnaces by master guitarist Paul Santa Maria

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Frequently asked questions about the works and life of musician and artist Paul Santa Maria

Training in music theory for ANY instrument, guitar and bass lessons, Photoshop, etc.

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Larry Coryell, Mark Egan discuss The Guitar Explained book by Paul Santa Maria, master guitarist

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Paul Santa Maria BioRez

Paul Santa Maria live Melbourne Florida 2012

Artist, Musician, Daytime EMMY award-winning Music Composer, Photographer, Tutor, Author, Graphic artist, Photoshop master.

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Paul Santa Maria Live Videos

Paul Santa Maria Videos

Watch the man play that beautiful 1977 Gibson Les Paul.

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Sweet and Upbeat

A Sweet and Upbeat Pillow, the "Tree and Grass Dept."

Whether it's simply decorative, special interest, featuring Paul's artwork, or "Pillows With A Purpose", Michele does it all!

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Guitar/Bass or Art Lessons

The Guitar Explained is a guitar instructioin manual

In your home, at my home, on Skype or Facetime you can have personal one-on-one lessons with me.


Online Music, Baby Elephant

Paul Santa Maria music is on Amazon

Paul Santa Maria has 225 songs on iTunes !

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Here's Where To Make Contact ...

Send a message if you are interested in online guitar/bass or art lessons, or book me for a show!


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