10 places you can learn to build ukuleles…

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Here are a bunch of places where you can actually learn how to build your very own ukulele. Several establishments around the world from colleges, private tuition by luthiers and specialist ukulele building schools:

  1. West Dean College – Sussex, UK
  2. The International Ukulele Building School – Gwynedd, UK
  3. Lichty Guitars & Ukuleles – North Carolina, USA
  4. Hana Lima ‘Ia – Honolulu, HI
  5. Barron River Guitars & Ukuleles – Cairns, AUS
  6. Whetstone School of Lutherie – Vermont, USA
  7. Leary Guitars – New South Wales, AUS
  8. Bailey Guitars – Maybole, UK
  9. O’Brien Guitars – Colorado, USA
  10. In your own home! Using resources found on the internet, at sites like YouTube, Stew Mac, LMII, forums such as Ukulele Underground and right here on UK Ukee you can find loads of information and guidance on building your own ukulele.


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2 thoughts on “10 places you can learn to build ukuleles…

    Clive Brunswick said:
    12th October 2015 at 12:58 pm

    Hi Ricci

    the URL doesn’t seem to lead to the International Ukulele Building School directly but I did get on its site – build a tenor in 5 days? We worked from 9am to 10pm for 14 days so they must work all night!

    See you shortly


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      UK Ukee responded:
      12th October 2015 at 6:53 pm

      Thanks for the tip-off Clive, that link was working when I posted, I have updated it now… See you soon!


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