Author Archives: steve
I have been way too busy at my .5 time day job… too busy to spend enough time on guitars, that’s for sure. The quarter ends in a week or so. I’m right in the middle of grading exams. It’s … Continue reading
I finished the Hauser, but before I sent it away I took a few pictures.
Just a couple pictures…you can click em to enlarge.
Micah made two roses. He also joined a beautiful spruce top, before he returned to Portland. I set aside the top and one rose, and decided to inlay his second string rose into a multi-colored cedar top.
Micah finished his two rosettes! It is nice to see them done, mostly very well done. It is also nice to have him in my workshop. I also manage to get a bit of work done on the Hauser model. … Continue reading
Rosettes … I put together a couple and so did Micah. He seems to have caught on to my technique. We both learned a bit.
Micah is working on a guitar in the shop. A bit at a time. Today he was working on rosettes.
Carved the neck this afternoon. Starting with thickness registration grooves…..
I finished getting the body together a while ago…. Things got busy around the new year, so I haven’t kept the log up to date. The back is on. The heel cap goes, the heel cap is applied and the … Continue reading
Yeah, I have little to say really. I thought I’d show carving a heel on the Hauser…. I shaped the heel cap and glued it on carefully. Then it’s a matter of carving around it.