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The Perfect Christmas Present for Guitar Fans

The Perfect Christmas Present for Guitar Fans -

If you're a guitar fan who's after more than just a stocking filler this Christmas, look no further than a three-day electric guitar building course from Guitar Tech Courses, a guitar workshop and studio based in Winchelsea, East Sussex.

James Collins, an experienced guitar maker and repairer (luthier) who has worked in the music industry for many years, provides tailored courses for guitar enthusiasts, enabling them to build their very own customisable Stratocaster-style or Telecaster-style electric guitar in just three days.

Unlike other guitar building courses, each student is provided with the highest quality ready-made guitar parts, so no woodworking, design or even DIY skills are needed!

Guitar lovers can vary the colour, style and type of many of the guitar's components, creating their own unique instrument.

The courses are held in James' studio in Winchelsea Beach, East Sussex, and cost from £799. The fee includes all guitar parts and components, professional tools and course materials.

Class sizes are kept deliberately small: a maximum of three students per group, so that James can provide individually tailored supervision and tuition.

Students will come home from the course with a complete understanding of the guitar building process, as well as a beautifully made guitar.

The courses are open to everyone from complete beginners to seasoned enthusiasts, guitar technicians and professionals. There's no upper or lower age limit for the courses, either.

Colin Smith from Iver received a guitar-building course as a 50th birthday present. He said:

 "I had a proper play with my new guitar once I got back home - I am delighted with it. It is better than my other guitars (two Stratocasters) which is a great testament to your tuition."

He added:

"I enjoyed every minute of the course, and I now have a proper understanding of my instrument, valuable skills and know-how."

At the end of the course, you'll return home with your very own custom-made and signed electric guitar, case and certificate.

Course details, vouchers and booking forms can be found at, or by contacting James on 01797 462222.




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