Currently on the Bench

Classical guitar for Brant Inman. Begun in earnest in February 2018.  “El CIRUJANO”

  • German Bearclaw Spruce Top
  • Gaboon Ebony Back and Sides
  • New Geometric Rosette Concept with Spalted Maple and Ebony
  • Honduran Mahogany and Ebony Neck
Joining top
Joining back
Back Braces Glued
Top Braces Being Glued
Top Braces After Being Profiled
Book Matched Ebony Headstock Veneer
Neck Laminates
Glued Neck Laminates
Headstock Roughed Out
Neck fitted to top
Bent sides cooling in mold
Sides joined to top
Back fitted to sides
Back glued
Binding being glued
Miter joints on binding
Carving neck
French polished shellac
Building up shellac finish
Carving bridge
Mother of pearl being glued to tie block
French Polishing bridge
Baljak Tuners installed
Finish removed to glue bridge
Bridge fitted and glued