Here’s a sterling silver hand engraved guitar pick that I made today.
I put together a scrap anvil today. I’m sure it won’t hold up forever, but I’m positive it’s better than any cast iron one from harbor freight haha.
Today I made a forge. It works alright for what it is. I just burned some wood in it to see if I could get any more heat out of it than a campfire. It does put out a good … Continue reading
Here’s the pvc recurve bow tutorial I promised. First you want to start by gathering the materials and make sure you have the tools for this project. MATERIALS: – 3/4 inch Pvc pipe – A few feet of any type … Continue reading
Kristen, her sister (Jessica), her sister’s boyfriend (Matt) and I went for a nice walk in the woods today. We found a nice chunk of coal along some old railroad tracks. Also there was this GIANT burl growing on the … Continue reading
Here’s a quick and simple pvc bow. It’s just a flattened piece of 3/4 inch pvc pipe. I made the poundage on this one 22 lbs for friends to shoot. It’s not bad for $1.50 and a few hours of … Continue reading
I finished refinishing a cheap plywood violin today. It now has a gaboon ebony fingerboard and I believe a king wood bridge. It sounds pretty good for as cheap as it was. The last picture is what it looked like … Continue reading
I finished shaping the tailpiece and bridge today. I strung it up and it actually doesn’t sound half bad. I just wish I were a better fiddle player haha. This one is actually for sale through eBay here ( http://www.ebay.com/itm/281308815678?redirect=mobile … Continue reading
I strung the violin today just to see if it would actually play. Now I just need to learn to play it. Also I made a quick bow for it.
Here are a few pictures of the grips being made for the caselman.