Totnes School of Guitar Making, South Devon, England, UK Totnes School of Guitar Making, South Devon, England, UK Totnes School of Guitar Making, South Devon, England, UK
Guitar making course, Totnes, Devon

Course photos: May 2021

Instrument details: Tim Bolus - Steel string acoustic

Construction

Work begins with joining the front and here, the mahogany back.

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Construction

The outer rings of the rosette are fitted first...

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Construction

... the material between the two rings is then removed...

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Construction

... before pieces of abalone shell are fitted to the resulting channel.

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Construction

Bracing is next - small thumb planes are useful for shaping the back braces.

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Course photos: May 2021

Totnes School of Guitarmaking  Collins Road, Totnes, Devon, England, TQ9 5PJ  Phone: +44 (0)1803 865255
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