The Guitar Maker’s Workshop is a practical introduction to the art and skills of making a classical guitar. Logically structured and clearly written, it takes the reader through each stage, providing complete instruction on materials and tools, the making of each component, and assembly. Throughout, the book is abundantly illustrated with clear, helpful photos and drawings. It examines making tools; innovative methods of construction; alternative methods of woodworking; steel-strung guitars; advanced techniques; and repair work. Rik Middleton is a classical guitar maker with many years of experience.