bubinga

Posted by on Oct 24, 2016 in Homepage Slides

cutaway

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bearclaw

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C-Sk slider

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Introducing the Session King advanced

Introducing the Session King advanced

Posted by on Oct 23, 2016 in Blog

  Not so long ago I introduced the Session King – a range of instruments I designed with student and session players in mind, but two things have happened since I began making Session Kings. First, many of the folk who ordered Session Kings are not students and don’t play in sessions! They asked if they […]

New Celtic bouzouki on the bench

New Celtic bouzouki on the bench

Posted by on Oct 11, 2016 in Blog

  A new variation on the Celtic bouzouki design: the back, sides are English sycamore (with a central piece of spalted birds eye maple)  the neck is laminated from American maple (much stronger than any European sycamore) the top is western red cedar. The binding is an engineered ebony substitute similar to Rocklite and the purflings […]

Ian Stephensn and his Model S on Vimeo

Ian Stephensn and his Model S on Vimeo

Posted by on Sep 26, 2016 in Blog

Elsie’s Waltz. Composed Archie Dagg, performed by Ian Stephenson from Ian Stephenson on Vimeo.

New luthier ebook!

New luthier ebook!

Posted by on Aug 16, 2016 in Blog

For a year or so I published a blog for instrument makers called www.theluthierblog.com  I took most of the content down and turned it into an ebook which you can buy on this site if you click on the heading “books.” During this time I also wrote a guide for new makers and repairers (and […]

Two reasons to sign up to the NK Forster guitars newsletter…

Two reasons to sign up to the NK Forster guitars newsletter…

Posted by on Jun 18, 2016 in Blog

NK Forster guitar for sale?   Why would you want to sign up to the NK Forster guitars newsletter? Because when something special comes up, the newsletter readers find out first. You might have noticed there hasn’t been much on the “Available Now” page for quite some time. That’s because when something has come up, […]