This is a commission instrument for John Campbell.  It's name is Newgrange, inspired by the prehistoric monument in County Meath, Ireland.  

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Here's a pic of the progress so far - a Las Cabrillas box, and some maple

 

I decided to put a strip of rosewood between the maple ears on the neck. I glued it to the ears first.

 

Then glued the ears to the neck

 

Viola!

 

I cut the neck hole in the box and made a fingerboard. I'm trying to get the fingerboard color close to the sides of the box.

 

 

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Comment by Ted Crocker on May 26, 2014 at 3:39am

OOPS, looks like I never added the rest of the pics.  this one came out awesome!

Finished!

 

Comment by PAULÃO on May 25, 2014 at 5:19am

very good!!

Comment by Bluesheart on January 27, 2013 at 6:01am

Looking great!

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