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The Guitar is almost finished...

I know it has been a while since my last blog.   I am still working on my parlor.  Infact, I think I am on the finishing stretch.   It probably should have been completed a long time ago.  I took some time off to take a couple extended trips across the USA.  But that adventure is for another blog.   

The body of the guitar is complete.  The fingerboard and headstock inlay is complete.  Right now I am working on scraping the binding to the body.   I find this to be hard on the…


Added by CSerway on April 27, 2014 at 10:23pm — No Comments

Acoustic Guitar Building Workshop - August 2014 - Lichty Guitars

Acoustic Guitar Building Workshop - August 2014 - Lichty Guitars

Build your own guitar in just 12 days with NC luthier Jay Lichty at Lichty Guitars


* Registration is now open for the Aug 2014…


Added by Jay Lichty on February 28, 2014 at 6:53am — No Comments

Lichty Guitars Launches New Custom Acoustic Guitar & Ukulele Website

With an eye on providing both a website that showcases our custom acoustic guitars and ukuleles AND that provides a wealth of helpful content to visitors, we've been working behind the scenes redesigning We are proud to announce the new site is up and great feedback is pouring in! Here are just a few of the new features:…


Added by Jay Lichty on July 5, 2011 at 1:00am — No Comments

Guitar Building Workshops and One-On-One Instruction with NC Luthier Jay Lichty of Lichty Guitars

Do you teach guitar building at Lichty Guitars?

The answer is yes! It is actually surprising how many inquiries we have had about guitar building workshops. Some people just want the one-time experience and…


Added by Jay Lichty on January 28, 2011 at 1:00pm — No Comments

New Wall for Peter Hopkins Guitars

I'm happy to announce that we've just completed a new Big Guitar Wall for the well-known and renowned archtop builder, Peter Hopkins. Here's a peek a the new Hopkins Guitar Wall located at…


Added by Jeffrey D Brown on December 22, 2010 at 11:38pm — No Comments

Montreal Guitar Show

I spent a very memorable four days at the Montreal Guitar Show--the official name is the Salon de Guitare de Montreal--over 4th of July weekend. No win its fourth year, this show has established itself as the premiere east coast event of its kind, and in many aspects, its completely unique.

Held at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Montreal at the same time as the world-famous… Continue

Added by Teja Gerken, Senior Editor on July 14, 2010 at 4:47pm — 5 Comments

Healdsburg Guitar Festival 2009

With this being Back to School season, I feel a bit like talking about “What I Did Last Summer.” Without a doubt, one of the guitaristic highlights was attending the Healdsburg Guitar Festival in August. Now held in Santa Rosa, California (just a few miles south of the original location in Healdsburg, California), the biannual festival turned the city’s Wells Fargo Center for the Arts into a custom guitar and guitar music temple for… Continue

Added by Teja Gerken, Senior Editor on September 14, 2009 at 2:01pm — 1 Comment

Lance McCollum

All of us here at Acoustic Guitar are sorry to report that luthier Lance McCollum passed away over the weekend. Lance was a vital member of the northern California guitar community. His career and recognition grew steadily through his participation in events like the Healdsburg Guitar Festival (Lance was an exhibitor from the very beginning), and his association with players such as Alex de Grassi, Todd Hallawell, and Richard Leo Johnson. Lance… Continue

Added by Teja Gerken, Senior Editor on February 2, 2009 at 12:44pm — 2 Comments

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