Part Time Course
LLS offer sessions on the following days:
Tuesday to Friday - 10am to 2.30pm (Lunch 12 - 12.30pm)
Evenings - Tuesday - 5.30pm to 8.30pm
- Thursday - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Saturday morning - 10am to 1.00pm
These classes tend to be informal. Students can come as regularly as they please and classes are paid for by session. Materials are not included, but can be sourced.
Experience in ...
• Wood selection
• Preparing and bracing the top and back
• Bending sides & installing kerfing / blocks
• Installing bindings• Dovetails• Neck construction
• Fitting the neck joint• Finishing process
• Set up
From raw wood to strings ... you’ll end up with your own handmade guitar.
Cost: £15.00 per hour for all Part Time courses (from the 1st June 2019)
+ Materials, typically around £500 for a high quality acoustic. Materials can be paid for as you progress through the course.
The time to complete a guitar depends on the instrument complexity and skill level, but attending once per week can see a standard guitar finished in 4-6 months.