Watch the Deconstructing Boomchick online guitar lesson by Tommy Emmanuel from Fingerstyle Milestones

Our first milestone is about to happen, and that is to truly understand how the thumb works, and getting it working on its own and separate from the fingers. I want to say go slowly, this takes time and it's very important to do it right from the start. When you're able to do this and get the thumb doing the backing, that will be your first milestone.