For artisans making instruments singly or in small batches, and either selling them directly to musicians or through a small number of retailers.
Oliver Apitius. Models, prices, construction photos, artist discography. Shelburne, Ontario Canada.
Johann D. Brentrup. Model descriptions, player reviews, photos. Minneapolis, Minnesota USA.
Independent Luthier. Historically influenced method and design. Handcrafted in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia.
Austin Clark. Handcrafted F5 and 2-point mandolins. Includes descriptions, photographs and price list. Boise, Idaho.
Sim Daley. Custom mandolins and guitars. Includes photos, prices, and musician endorsements. Nashville, Tennessee USA.
Bradley Hill. Custom built to musician's tone and aesthetic preferences. Assembly and finishing photos, prices, Ralph Stanley endorsement. Haysi, Virginia USA.
Martin Macica. Violin maker who also builds custom hand carved F-style mandolins. Photos, sound clips, video. Schuylerville, New York USA.
Jonathan Mann. Acoustic A and F-style crafted in Appalachian mountain tradition, electric solid body, includes photos. Nashville, Tennessee USA.
Robertson family. Custom mandolins in the tradition of Stradivarius graduation carving. Two Point, A and F-Styles. Ozarks region, USA.
Andrew Mowry. F5 and A-style mandolins, flat-top Irish bouzoukis. Bend, Oregon, USA.
Builds oval and f-hole mandolins, octave mandolins and bouzoukis. Includes photos and prices. Bristol, England UK.
Rolfe Gerhardt. Models for bluegrass, classical, jazz, and Celtic music. South Thomaston, Maine USA.
Don Paine. Custom built Gibson mandolin replicas and mandolas. Photo gallery, specifications and testimonials. Glenwood Springs, Colorado USA.
Audey Ratliff. Handcrafted in Southern tradition. Includes photos, artist reviews and ordering information. Church Hill, Tennessee USA.
Don MacRostie. A and F-style mandolins with Buzz Feiten tuning system. Construction details, building techniques, shop photos. Athens, Ohio USA.
David Smith. F-style bluegrass mandolins. Photos, artists, Adirondack red spruce tonewood. Westerly, Rhode Island USA.
Thomas Buchanan Luthier Maker of mandolin family instruments. Based in Inverness, Scotland.
Montana USA. Offers hand-built mandolins, mandolas, octave mandolins, mandocellos, arch top guitars, resophonic guitars and custom instruments. Includes profile, product details, accessories, store locator, and contact details.
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