The versatile WTS Artistry Series Snare features a full-bodied sound and wide tuning range, fitting for any style of music.

Shell Size:

​14" x 8" Snare

    • 10-ply all-maple shells
    • Welch Tuning System™​​ hardware
    • 12-coat premium lacquer finish
    • Single 45-degree bearing edges
    • Trick GS007 throw-off
    • Die-cast hoops
    • Evans™ drum heads

 Gloss Maple

Satin Black 

Gloss Cherry

 Gloss White 

Premium Elegant Finishes

Stand out from the crowd with our expertly lacquered drums!


The WTS Artistry Series™ shells are offered in a variety of high-end lacquer finishes applied by hand.


Every shell is sanded between each of the 12 coats of lacquer to produce an impeccable premium finish.

100% Maple Shells Made in the USA

Experience full, rich tones like never before!


Up to 90% less shell-mounted hardware than any other tuning system allows our drums to resonate to their full potential.


​Our all-maple shells with hand-cut bearing edges guarantee optimal quality and playing performance.

Innovative Drum Tuning Technology

Say goodbye to your drum key!


​The Welch Tuning System™ (WTS) is a new and revolutionary integrated drum cable tuning hardware.


A system of pulleys and cable bring both heads into tune with the turn of a single handle, similar to tuning a guitar string.



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Awards & Reviews

Check out the rave reviews and notable awards for our WTS Artistry Series shell packs and snares!

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