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At 12:33am on June 16, 2010, Shannon Lyons said…
mine are grown and gone and i'm now trying to protect the creative side of humanity for my grand daughter who is 9 months old and loves already to waggle her diapers to music, people seems to forget the guys who made the licks learned them half the time on the wall of a shack with wire and a few nails, we need to encourage and not stifle the ability to make it from scratch with our hands.
At 12:08am on June 16, 2010, Shannon Lyons said…
actually i have my first solo show open now, though I usually do album cover art, the show seems to be going well, I've been terribly short on time since Christmas and feel guilty that I haven't been keeping up with the goings on here as often as I'd like, though I do also have an open question as to anyone who does youth workshops with an opportunity to make an instrument as well as learn to play it a little. It looks like our local music festival can get a grant to accomplish something of t6he sort and i think it would be a great thing to get kids involved with. Nice to meet you
At 11:49pm on May 6, 2010, HENRY LOWMAN said…
CONGRATULATIONS on your featured instrument! :-)
At 10:23pm on November 2, 2009, Nathan King said…
Hey Doug,
I did trace the f-holes on the Cohiba Zeeba, but I used a template that I designed from scratch. I've got a relatively simple way to design f-holes, it's seemed to work pretty well for me thus far. Lately I've been thinking I may have to make a video of my "method" and post it up here. Anyway man, thank you for the kind words! I appreciate them very much!
At 1:41pm on September 25, 2009, Tres Seaver said…
Welcome aboard, Doug! You will find lots of helpful folks and information here on all things CBG (CBU, CBB, etc.) Feel free to poke around, ask questions, and post your stuff (photos, recordings, videos, etc.).

Most of all, have fun!


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