acoustic custom om African Black wood, rosewood guitar
played by Andrew Ellis
a quality Australian luthier in Perth, Western Australia Andrew Ellis of Ellis Guitars blends traditional old-fashioned handcraft with the latest technology to produce sweet sounding custom hand made guitars. Steel string dreadnought, 000, jumbo, OM, small jumbo, L1, Weissenborn and Lap Steel models, wood body and metal body resonators and custom wood and timber stomp boxes are all hand crafted and handmade. A combination of custom options include: body shape, body thickness, neck thickness, neck back radius, headstock shape, ergonomics - 00 / small body, 000 / parlour, OM model, dreadnought model, small jumbo model, jumbo model, baritone, harp guitar, weissenborn, lap steel - 14 fret to body, 12 fret to body, extra frets, slotted headstock, solid headstock, fretboard radius, thicker fretwire, thinner fretwire, short scale length - sideports, fanned fret, soundhole position, double neck, left-handed - nut, saddle, machines, bridge pins, end pins, strap button, pickup, bridge - dots, paua abalone, pearl, wood, signature, heel cap, body heel, your design - 6 string, 7 string, 8 string, 12 string, sympathetic strings, drone strings - back timber, sides timber, soundboard, binding, headstock veneer, inlays, rosette - treble response, bass response, even response, volume output, finish effect, bracing effect - timbers effect.
Ellis guitars has made instruments for some of the worlds leading players, such as Tommy Emmanuel, Steve Morse (Deep Purple), Jamie Cullum (UK) Jeff Martin (x Canadian band The Tea Party), Canadians Harry Manx and Don Alder, Bill Dutcher and Stephen Bennett - USA, Aussies Sarah McLeod, Ash grunwald, Josh Pyke, Dave Mann, Nathan Gaunt, Andrew Winton, Michael Thompson, Craig Sinclair, Khin Myint and Nathan Kaye.
Ellis Guitars has been written about in some of the best music publications in the world such as Guitarist Australia and Australian Guitar magazine (AUS) Guitar Buyer magazine and Guitar and Bass magazine (UK), Akustik Gitarre magazine (Germany), Guitar One magazine (USA) Blues Art Studio (Austria).
Ellis Guitars has over 60 music stores selling their instruments and international dealers in Germany, The Netherlands, South Africa, UK, Singapore and Scandinavia. Ellis Guitars have sold instruments direct to Canada, USA, France, Germany, Italy, Finland, New Zealand and Sweden.