It was instilled in Jim Noso at an early age, and it’s a journey that has continued throughout his life.
Jim Noso still recalls the excitement and sense of wonder he felt when he stepped foot inside his father’s workshop as a young boy. To Jim, it was more like a classroom than a workshop, because every time he witnessed his father work, he learned valuable life lessons that stick with him to this day. You see, Jim’s father was legendary Finnish guitar maker Jaakko Noso, known for his detailed and unusual custom creations. And as a child, Jim spent countless hours working alongside his father, gleaning the importance of paying attention to detail and making sure every aspect of each guitar was more than “just right” – it had to be perfect..