product types: 

  • cabinets
  • tube amplifiers
  • sitars
  • acoustic guitars
  • bass guitars
  • classical guitars
  • electric guitars
  • resonator guitars


Kari Nieminen gained a degree in industrial design in 1989 in Helsinki, Finland. As part of his course work he developed a series of experimental acoustic guitars. Nieminen founded Versoul in 1994 and was awarded Finnish Industrial Designer of The Year in 1998. Versoul specialises in the design and construction of high end string instruments. The product range broadened from two acoustic models in 1995, to 19 production models in 2008. By 2017 Versoul was offering electric, acoustic, classical, bass and resonator guitars as well as sitars and amplifiers.

Source: Versoul website (22 February 2017)


VERSOUL, Kari Nieminen
Arinatie 8 C
FIN-00370 Helsinki