archtop mandolins & guitars

Welcome to the mandolin workshop.
For the past four decades I have been passionate about building arch-top instruments and the music that so many inspiring musicians play on them.
My simple goal is to be able to release the full acoustic potential of every piece of spruce and maple selected for each individual instrument.  A lifetime challenge that begins anew each time at the workbench.

Stephen Gilchrist
L.Gnotuk   Australia