In a rare move, I had to make an early Saturday appointment. It's important, and even though it involves a little travel time, I made it for as early as possible.
Why? I want to get back to the shop!
I've been toying with some designs for bridges, neck attachments, headstocks and more. But like most of us, I only have so much time each week to flesh them out.
UPS dropped four boxes of cigar boxes on my doorstep this…Continue
Added by Dan DeBruler on January 29, 2011 at 6:00am — No Comments
It's done! I finally got off my lazy butt and finished my first cigar box guitar. Check it out:
Now it's time to start thinking about the next one. Got a red Punch box that I think I want to use for my first "electrified" cbg. …Continue
Hello to all, I just saw the coolest thing! Breedlove Guitars has a great vacation where they have perspective buyers out to their facility. They wine & dine You, give Ya the factory tour, let You aid in the design & build of Your acoustic and then give You a Porshe to go cruising through the wine country. All of this for around I believe $10k for the weekend.
Now for those of You like Myself who although this sounds like a perfect weekend would better be able to quench their…Continue
wood workers journal just did a story for me in their online E-zine!! check it out
thanks for looking,
Something about a snow day. I grew up in the midwest, where snow usually meant snowball fights and snowmen as we walked to and from school. Yes...it was uphill both ways. Later, my wife and I lived six years in Germany, and nearly four years just down the hill from Tahoe. Plenty of snow in those places, and life went on as the flakes came down.
Living in the southeast now for nearly 20 years, snow has become more an event than an occurrence. I used to grab my shovel, a broom,…Continue