6 years, 11 months ago Posted in: Archtop, Archtop Guitar, Blog, Featured 2
Hand Made 17 inch Archtop Guitar: The Natura Deluxe

The New Natura Deluxe 17 Inch Archtop Guitar When I built my first hand made 17 inch archtop guitar in 1998, I was unaware of the incredible journey that lay before me. Since that time I have tirelessly worked to refine my skills and my designs, in order to obtain the ultimate guitar. Not simply a […]

7 years ago Posted in: Archtop Guitar, Blog 0
Handmade Archtop Guitar Kindle Book

Making An Archtop Guitar: The Creation Of the Natura Elite Archtop Guitar The new special Kindle Editionof the deluxe Hardcover print version is now available for download on your Kindle, iphone, ipad, and more. In addition to the simplified and easy to read format, The kindle Edition even contains many new Bonus Images that are […]

7 years, 6 months ago Posted in: Archtop Guitar, Blog, For Sale 3
Previously Owned Natura Elite 16 inch Archtop Guitar For Sale

This is a rare and wonderful opportunity for you to be able to own a truly unique previously owned Natura Elite 16 inch archtop guitar. The Natura Elite is the highest model of guitar that I make and it is crafted from the absolute best of all materials obtainable. This is one of my favorite […]

7 years, 9 months ago Posted in: Blog 36
Ultimate Guitar Player Giveaway

I just love giveaways, don’t you? I mean what can be better than getting tons of really useful stuff for free? Today I have the great pleasure of bringing you our latest and biggest giveaway so far! Last time we gave away some good stuff and I can’t thank all of you enough for making […]

Live Online Guitar Making Class

Many of you may have seen my last blog post where I had the privilege of announcing my new website focused on sharing the wonders of the art of hand crafting guitars with both players and guitar builders interested in understanding more about this wonderful, historical, and inspiring instrument we all love so much; the […]

7 years, 9 months ago Posted in: Blog, For Sale, Luthier Tools, The Art Of Lutherie 3
The Art Of Lutherie

Introducing a new guitar building website with video courses online now! Watch the sample video below! One of the greatest parts of my job is the wonderful people I get to meet and talk to everyday. My customers, students, and friends. I feel truly blessed to receive so many emails and phone calls from people […]

7 years, 10 months ago Posted in: Blog 0
Live From The Luthier's Bench: Free HD Video Event with luthier Tom Bills

I’m busy hand crafting beautiful and unique custom guitars for my customers right now and even though my days are filled to the brim with my lutherie pursuits, I’ve also been hard at work on some other top secret projects behind the scenes which I’m now ready to let you in on. But I can’t […]

7 years, 10 months ago Posted in: Blog 3
Sarzana Acoustic Guitar Festival Pictures

It’s time for the annual Sarzana Acoustic Guitar Festival in beautiful Sarzana Italy again. Unfortunately this year I won’t be able to attend, but I thought I would share some of my pictures from last year (2011) when I was able to spend some time at the guitar show as well as see some of […]

How to Record An Acoustic Guitar

I recently did an acoustic recording of a wonderful hand made archtop guitar that I have for sale. The recording was to be used in the video you see below. It occurred to me while recording that many of the guitar players and luthiers who subscribe to my blog might be wishing they had a […]

8 years, 1 month ago Posted in: Blog 59
Guitar Player Prize Pack Giveaway

The Guitar Player Prize Pack Giveaway Tom Bills Custom Guitars, Mel Bay, and Strings By Mail have joined forces to bring you a free giveaway for players and lovers of fine guitars. See below to find out what the winner will receive and how you can enter today. The Guitar Player Prize Pack Contains: 1 – Autographed […]