Finishing the guitar was pretty much a pain and took way longer than I expected.  At first I was going to […]

Luthierie in the time of Covid With the arrival of Corona Virus I realized that business would be slow for […]

My introduction to Luthierie The first instrument I made was a steel string guitar.  I’d seen someone in my Industrial […]

Guitars and fiddles have a lot of similarities and some major differences.  Comparing the two is an interesting exercise which sheds some light on how each instrument works. Stringed instrument building is essentially concerned with two things: