Author: ncarpenter

A new stringed instrument is under construction at the Wildwood factory! What could it be? Well I am sure you will all be pleased and wanting to get your hands on one of these! Much of winter has been spent developing it and rejigging...

We have just uploaded a short documentry about Wildwood Instruments to Youtube. This 7.5 minute presentation goes through the history of the business from its humble beginnings to now. It also runs through the construction process of a travel guitar. It is...

A Wildwood mandolin will be starring in Melbourne Operas version of "Faust", opening 18th June at the Anthenaeum Theatre. A dramatic role in which mandolin will be transporting you through an emotional journey, only to meet a tragic ending when it will be...

Finally, after a very long search we now have in stock, padded bags and capos for the dulcimer! Yay! Made in America, these bags are great quality and should give your lovely dulcimer some well needed protection whilst carrying it around. The...

We are off to the National Folk Festival once again this Easter. Come and say hi at our stall if you are going too, and check out our new ukuleles while you're there!The Wildwood ukuleles are now strung with Aquila strings, the best uke...

The two instrument making courses in May are fully booked but we now have a Bodhran Making course, Weissenbaby Making Course and a Mandolin Making Course available, due to start in July/August. - The Bodhran Making is a one day course (16th July) where...

Cajun and I appeared in the Moreland Leader this week, along with the Moreland Mayor, Oscar Yildiz (page 4). As you can see, we were jamming out in the Wildwood showroom. The council is offering free mentoring sessions to small businesses, which...