Day Three of the Violin Making Workshop

Three days of learning and building. We started by making a model template out of aluminum, transfering that to a plywood mold, making and gluing top, bottom, and corner blocks,

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thinning the side pieces, bending and gluing the side pieces to the mold,putting linings on the bottom side of the mold.

 

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Then gluing the plates together, tracing the outlines and cutting the plates, and the final step to day was beginning the roughing out of the maple back plate.

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I’m ready to sleep tonight 🙂

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