Saturday, September 13, 2014

September 2014 - Week One

Gunnar (Iceland) was here for four months and is now back to complete the One Year Course

Gunnar working on the bracing for the top of the Acoustic he is building

Gunnar gluing the back for the same Acoustic as above

Gavin (Alberta) has stayed on for an additional three months to build more instruments

 Gavin is building a Fan Fret Acoustic, it has East Indian Rosewood back and sides, Mahogony neck, Rosewood Fretboard and Bridge and Koa accents 

Stefan (Alberta) has also come back to build another Acoustic.
This one has Mun Ebony fingerboard, Mahogony body and Ebony- Bocote Rosette 
Riley (British Columbia) is building a 7 string Flying V.
The body is Black Limba with an Ebony Fingerboard and Ebony Veneer
Jesse (Wisconsin) is shaping the heal for attachment to the Acoustic he is building

Thanks Arlen (instructor at Summit) for working to make this room more functional
Luke (Ontario) is working on nuts and saddles in the repair department, he is beginning the One Year Program

Vegard (Norway) is working on intonation and saddles, he is also starting the One Year Program

Daniel (Spain) is working on the jigs for his first build, a solid body electric