Blog

  • At the DCBU Festival…

    The Band Contest at the DC Bluegrass Union Festival Photograph by Kathy Hanson.

  • At the DCBU Festival…

    Geoff Stelling and Bill Emerson at DCBU 2015. Photograph taken by Dave Schenkman of Turtle Hill Banjo Co. in La Plata, Md

  • Packing and Shipping a Banjo

    Customers often call or email us for instructions on how to pack their banjos for shipping. The way I ship all my new banjos and repairs out is as follows: I put the banjo in its case and wad up a double sheet of newspaper under the peghead. I twist up a double sheet of […]

  • Stelling’s Set-up System

    Proper banjo set-up must be done in stages so that repetition of steps done out of sequence is eliminated. If you follow the below listed checks, and do adjustments as necessary, going from the truss rod to the tailpiece setting, you will not have to repeat any adjustments that may have been thrown off by […]

  • A Stelling Banjo Chronology

    Important Instruments and Significant Dates Compiled by Sherry and Geoff Stelling For purchase of selected used instruments, please see our our classified ads. Note: Numbers refer to serial numbers of individual instruments.   Year 1974     Serial Nos. 1 – 7 No. 1 – First banjo completed, Bellflower, sold to Bonnie Hasting, Geoff’s banjo student, on […]

Looking for a new or used instrument?

Call (800) 5-String to find the nearest source or order one yourself.

Notes from the Banjo-maker

It was wonderful to see everyone at the IBMA.

News!

We are pleased to announce a brand new banjo, the Afton Star, now available. Check it out!

In Our Store

Stelling Gifts, strings, banjo accessories, and parts are available for sale online and directly from our store in Heards, Virginia. The online store is secure; your transactions will be protected.

Shop Online.

SSL Certificate

Contact Us

We invite you to contact us with any questions or comments.

General Inquiries may be sent to: info@stellingbanjo.com.

For Technical Suppport and Repairs, please write us at stelling@stellingbanjo.com or call us at 434 295-1917.

Stelling Banjo Works, Ltd.
7258 Banjo Lane
Afton, Virginia 22920
Sales: (800) 5-STRING

Telephone hours:
Tuesday -Thursday 9AM-4PM.