mcclelland woodworks

Michael McClelland - Luthier

McClelland Woodworks

Hand made

all solid wood

acoustic guitars

My Unique design Is a

Modified Jumbo

Dimensons: ~

Upper Bout: 11"

Waist: 9"

Lower Bout 16"

Ser; MJ013


Sitka Spruce top

Ebony Fingerboard & Bridge

East Indian Rosewood Back & Sides

Koa soundport border

Curly Koa bindings

MJ013 back views

East Indian Rosewood

Book Matched Rosewood Back & sides.

five piece neck w/volute

Mahogany/Flamed Maple/Purpleheart

MOP Celtic fingerboard Inlays

Koa celtic circle back inlay

Ebony Heal Cap

Ser; MJ012


Sitka Spruce top

Figured Nogal Back& Sides

Ebony Bridge & Fingerboard

Koa Bindings & Rosette

Curly Koa Arm Bevel

mj012 Back views

Figured Nogal Back & Sides

Dimensions:Upper Bout - 11"

                        Waist - 9 "

                        Lower Bout - 16"

Mahogany/Maple neck

Five Piece Neck with Volute

MOP & Abalone Rose Fingerboard Inlays

Rose back inlay

Curly Koa

Ser; MJ006


Sitka Spruce top

Flamed Koa Back & Sides

Ebony bridge & Fingerboard

Master Grade Koa

Flamed Koa

MJ006back views

Master Grade

Book Matched Flamed Koa Back & Sides.

Mahogany neck

Figured Maple Fingerboard Inlays

Celtic Cross back inlay

Nogal Bindings

Ser; MJ008


Sitka Spruce top

Quilted Mahogany Back & Sides

Ebony Bridge & Fingerboard

Flame Maple Bindings & Rosette

Flame Maple Arm Bevel

mj008 Back views

Quilted Mahogany Back & Sides

Flamed Maple Bindings & Back Inlay

Mahogany/Maple neck

MOP & Abalone Rose Vine Inlay

medallionback inlay

Flamed Maple

Michael McClelland


I've been in the music industry for over 40 years. My guitar design is based on years of experience as a guitar player, repairman, and independent Luthier. This body style is what I call a modified Jumbo, players comment on how comfortable it feels to hold and play.



  • Mobile Alabama
  • Shop visits by appointment only

Mcclellandwoodworks on YouTube

My Video Journals show how

I build my instruments.