Archive | August, 2012

Set of ribs for alternating cherry and sycamore back

21 Aug

Bringing the ribs to thickness

14 Aug

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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