DAISY IS CURRENTLY AN APPRENTICE LUTHIER AT TOM SANDS GUITARS. SHE HAS WORKED ALONGSIDE TOM IN HIS WORKSHOP IN NORTH YORKSHIRE SINCE 2018, FORMALISING HER TRAINING IN 2019 WITH AN APPRENTICESHIP GRANT FROM THE QUEEN ELIZABETH SCHOLARSHIP TRUST. TOM MAKES SOME OF THE MOST RESPONSIVE STEEL-STRING ACOUSTIC GUITARS IN THE WORLD TODAY, TWINNED WITH A METICULOUS EYE FOR DESIGN. DAISY IS HIS FIRST APPRENTICE, SET TO GRADUATE AND START TAKING PERSONAL ORDERS IN 2021.

WHEN SHE IS NOT MAKING GUITARS, DAISY IS AN ILLUSTRATOR AND CARTOONIST. IN APRIL 2020, SHE ACHIEVED 'RUNNER UP' IN MARTIN ROWSTON'S #DRAWTHECORONAVIRUS COMPETITION RUN BY THE CARTOON MUSEUM U.K. 
 

 SHE HAS WORKED WITH SOME OF THE MOST PRESTIGIOUS NAMES IN THE LUTHERIE INDUSTRY, INCLUDING LIE NIELSEN TOOLWORKS AND THE FRETBOARD JOURNAL, AS WELL AS HAVING PRODUCED WORK FOR MORE GENERAL OUT OF INDUSTRY COMPANIES THE LIKES OF SUSTAINABLE INFRASTRUCTURE BIOENERGY INVESTORS AND PROPERTY SURVEYORS.

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