3 Day Electric Guitar Building Workshop

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     This 3 day workshop is designed for anyone and all skill levels. Guitar players, woodworkers or anyone who wants to learn the art of guitar building are welcome. You will construct a solid body guitar from prefabricated materials. Choose from a Stratocaster or Telecaster style guitar.
You will...
  • Design your own headstock
  • Learn to fit a neck to a body
  • Install hardware: tuners, bridge & tailpiece
  • Wire the electronics
  • Learn fret dressing, crowning & set up
  • Fine-tune & set up intonation
  • Learn about different scale lengths
  • Discuss different tone woods for guitar making
  • Learn about tools & fixtures necessary in the guitar making trade
  • Go over finishes
Learn from my 32 years of experience in the guitar making business.
All materials included. Class is limited to 6 students. 
Deposit of half down is required to hold your reservation. Balance due at start of workshop. Please contact us for more information or to reserve your guitar making experience.

Come join us for the experience of a lifetime!


Price: $1,150


Day 1 9am - 2:30pm (Option to tour the Martin Guitar Co.)
~Please Sign up through Martin Guitar ahead of time for the 2pm tour on Day 1 of your workshop date - Contact Martin Guitar to sign up~
Day 2 of Workshop - 9am - 3:30pm
Day 3  of Workshop - 9am - 12pm


Flame Maple Top for Tele Add  $230
Lefty up charge $125
Pickup Upgrades Available Click Here 
Order for Pickups or Flame Maple upgrades have to be in 2 weeks prior to start date


Class Dates:   

February 7 - 9, 2024 - Enrollment Closed Workshop Full
May 1 - 3, 2024 - Enrollment Closed Workshop Full
June 5 - 7, 2024 - Enrollment Closed Workshop Full
July 24 - 26, 2024 - Enrollment Closed Workshop Full


September 23 - 25, 2024 - OPEN



Deposits are non-refundable. If I need to cancel my reservation, and I give more than 30 days notice, I may apply my deposit to a future course. If I cancel my reservation less than 30 days before the course start date, and my spot is filled by another student, I will be able to apply my deposit to a future course. If I cancel less than 30 days before the course and my spot is not filled by another student, my tuition will not be returned or applicable to another class.  I understand my deposit and tuition will be refunded in full in the case of any course cancellation by Nazareth Guitar Institute.


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