Author: ncarpenter

Our new website is now up and running, which marks the beginning of Wildwood's new foray into electric guitar making courses. The website includes a fully automated booking system for the courses, a calendar of available course dates,  a safe and secure checkout process, and all the information about the...

We have received our first shipment of guitar kits and boy, are they pretty!  80 Guitars to get us going. It is a fairly decent range to kick off the new endeavour with.  Hopefully we will be ready to launch in the next couple of...

It has been a while since my last update on the happenings at Wildwood Instruments.  As you may or may not know instrument construction has been on hold for two years now.  We closed the shop/workshop in Brunswick and relocated to Mount Franklin (near Daylesford,...

After taking a year off to renovate my house, I am now back to making instruments. Mandolins, Weissenbabies and Xylophones are back in stock. Some dulcimers are next on the list, then some Travel Guitars hopefully. I am yet to build...

National Folk Festival 2013 Originally uploaded by wildwood instrumentsGreetings from National Folk Festival in Canberra! It's been a bit of a mad rush on the first morning of the festival. This will also be our very last folk festival for some time, so do come...

National Folk Festival 2013 Originally uploaded by wildwood instrumentsGreetings from National Folk Festival in Canberra! It's been a bit of a mad rush on the first morning of the festival. This will also be our very last folk festival for some time, so do come...

We are off to the NFF for possibly the last time, over the Easter break. We will be displaying in the Instrument Makers Exhibition. Instruments have been flying out the door and our stock is running out fast. Quite a few items are...

Our shop in brunswick will be closing its doors for the last time on 1st December. We are moving the business to Daylesford, in Victoria's Spa country. A beautiful place only 1.5hrs from Melbourne. We plan on running a comprehensive range of...