Fine Handmade Guitars and Mandolins in Portland, Oregon.  

(Viols -click here)

My instruments feature:

*Fine, well seasoned and aged tone woods.

*Carefully carved, optimized bracing and thicknesses throughout.

*Hand cut, full depth dove tail neck joints

*Hot hide glue
used throughout.

*A single action, traditional adjustable truss rod.

*All wood bindings, including boxwood, ebony, snakewood.

*Hand applied oil varnish or French polish.

*Custom neck widths and shapes.

Options include:

*Unique, crescent rosettes with matching peg head inlay. 

*special wood choices for back and sides.

*Custom, one of a kind designs considered.