the Amateur Luthier's
This page is intended to offer basic information on where to look for materials, tools and books on the subject. The information on this page is by no means complete; it represents one man's very limited experience.
I encourage you to visit the professional luthiers who have web sites. I have provided a few links to get you started, but each site offers more links to still other sites.
A basic list of "how-to" books and reference works for the beginning luthier.
Resources (Updated 2/02)
A short list of where you can buy tonewood, tools and supplies.
Some Luthiers on the web