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Make an Acoustic Guitar

  • Sam Beauford Woodworking Institute 2300 North Adrian Highway Adrian, MI, 49221 United States (map)

Two Weekends, October 12th, 13th & 19th, 20th

8 AM - 5 PM

Instructor(s): Gary Zimnicki

Location: Sam Beauford Woodshop

$500 Tuition + $450 Materials

Ages 14 & Up

Explore the world of instrument making with professional luthier Gary Zimnicki of Zimnicki Guitars.

Students will make a OOO body style acoustic guitar. Solid Indian Rosewood back & sides, Spruce top, Dovetail neck, 24.9" scale, White endpiece & heelcap, 28 Style top & back inlay.

Gary Zimnicki is a world renown luthier (stringed instrument maker) from Allen Park, MI. Gary has been building guitars, mandolins and ukuleles since 1979. In 2011 he began crafting instruments from wood removed from houses in Detroit. These exceptional instruments pay tribute to the history of Detroit and the craftsmen who built the homes. For more information about Zimnicki Guitars, visit

If you have any questions about this class, please contact Luke at (517) 902-8383 or

Maximum 8 Students

Earlier Event: October 8
Woodworking Intensive
Later Event: October 12
Cutting Board Class