Graduate Profile: Patrick Berhow (Video)

Patrick Berhow, a graduate of the acoustic and electric programs, now works for well-known factory repair shop MIRC. He shared how Guitar Craft Academy helped him advance his career in Music...

Tech Tip: Book Match

“We use the term ‘book match’ frequently in the guitar trade. People often ask what it means: Here is a board that I have sawn in half along its edge. The adjacent cuts are opened like the pages of a book to make a guitar back. This process creates...

Graduate Profile: Craig Standridge (Video)

Craig Standridge is a retired Air Force veteran who came to Guitar Craft Academy to pursue his love of luthiery. Now graduated, he’s continued on with us as a teaching assistant and is growing his own repair business on the side. Check out his...

Tech Tip: Installing an Inlay

Steven Mather is lead instructor at Guitar Craft Academy. “Inlay can be a difficult process to execute properly. I did a demo of inlaying a block inlay into a bass neck to demonstrate how I go about this process. The first step is to measure the inlay and...