Violins

          I began studying violin making in 2014. It was a natural progression in my evolution as a woodworker. It also combined two loves: music and woodworking. This gallery showcases all the violins I have finished since I began my study.

Violin 7: Stradivarius “Messiah” template, red-brown varnish

 

Violin 6: Stradivarius “Messiah”  template, red-brown varnish

Violin 5: Stradivarius “Messiah” template, red-brown varnish

 

Violin 4: Stradivarius model, red-brown varnish

 

Violin 3: Stradivarius model, cadmium red artists’ oil paint (Harry Wake varnishing method)

 

Violin 2: Stradivarius model, golden brown