Guitars handbuilt from logs harvested in the 1930's for a true 1930's sound.
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HANDCRAFTED EVERY STEP OF THE WAY
Every Thompson Guitar receives the same immaculate attention to detail.
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MASTER GUITAR LUTHIER
Inspired by the best American made acoustic guitars from the 1930’s.
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Abalone and Mother-of-Pearl traditional and custom inlays available.
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PRESTON THOMPSON GUITARS
THE FINEST HANDMADE ACOUSTIC GUITARS, CUSTOM BUILT TO YOUR SPECIFICATIONS.
Noted for their power and immediate, responsive voice, Preston Thompson Guitars pay tribute to the best American made instruments from the 1930’s. Master guitar luthier Preston Thompson and his small team of highly skilled craftsman produce custom acoustic guitars that have the look, playing feel and above all, the sound of the best instruments from that original Golden Era of guitar making.
Thompson Guitars are built strong and light with time tested designs and construction methods, providing a lifetime of enjoyment. Our instruments are handmade every step of the way, from the finest woods available, including Brazilian Rosewood, Honduran Mahogany, Oregon Myrtlewood, Honduran Rosewood, Adirondack Spruce, Lutz Spruce, Sitka Spruce and European Spruce.