BUILD YOUR OWN  GUITAR 

 

 

Have the unique life experience of building your own guitar in a professional workshop. You will work on the creation of your guitar, learning the whole process of artisan construction.

You will take home a high quality guitar built by you under my supervision and using my methods.

Place: 

Bury st Edmunds UK

Monday to Friday, from 9:00 in the morning to 17:00 in the afternoon with 30 minutes stop for lunch time. (not provided)

Only 1 place available in each course, I just have one student each time to focus in one-o-one apprenticeship, that means that you will be always with me alone and not with a lot of other students.

Contents: Understand and execute the techniques how to build a Spanish guitar,  steel string or Flamenco from raw wood, electric guitar will be possible as well in a near future, contact me please to know more about it.

All wood lattice possible as well.

Finished with oil or French polish. 

No previous experience is necessary

You can build your own solera if interested as well.

 

In any case we can find a good way to work please contact me and we can find what suits best for you.

 

About the course  time and fees:

Evening course 2 hours: £50.00

One day course: £160.00  

Five day course: £750.00 (Monday to Friday)

Longer courses by arrangement

Course fees do not include materials, which can be supplied at cost price or you can bring them yourself. Each student will work in my workbench and with my tools.

Please note, to make a complete guitar from scratch takes most people at least one month and often a lot longer. (We work 9.00 to 17.00 Monday to Friday)

Questions please contact:

jm.customguitars@gmail.com