Archive | August, 2012

Set of ribs for alternating cherry and sycamore back

21 Aug


Bringing the ribs to thickness

14 Aug


Neck block faired and faceted

13 Aug

Making the neck block(s)

10 Aug

The neck block is made from lime – an even-textured, stable wood that carves beautifully.  I am making two neck blocks – the second one for a future lute from the same mould.Image