In 1995, Brent McElroy began building acoustic guitars. Today he is a full-time luthier who builds exquisite instruments from his West Seattle workshop. The Fretboard Journal magazine pays a visit to McElroy to hear how he became a luthier and to chronicle a typical day in his workshop.
Filmed by Ryan Richter and Jason Verlinde. Edited by Ryan Richter.
For more information on Brent McElroy's instruments: http://mcelroyguitars.com/
Music by Bill Mize, played on his personal McElroy guitar: http://www.billmize.com
The Fretboard Journal is dedicated to taking you behind the scenes with your favorite guitar builders and musicians. For more information: http://www.fretboardjournal.com/