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July 11, 2018

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October 28, 2018

I think it’s human nature to procrastinate.  I don’t think it’s just me. But I remember in my university days, I always felt I got the best work and studying done when it was closer to the due date or exam date.  There is something about that feeling of urgency when yo...

October 27, 2018

I’m lead to believe that there are silver linings in all problems and challenges in life.  This week I had the opportunity of salvaging Noel’s guitar top. It could have been much worse.  I could have been replacing the entire top. Taking the time, glowing slow, thinkin...

October 20, 2018

As I was finishing sanding the body to move on to the next steps of fitting the neck to the body, I discovered I had sanded through a part of the rosette.  This has set me back, who knows how long. It could be a lengthy surgical replacement or rip the top off and start...

October 13, 2018

We need to get more involved with the community if we want traction in the movement we are proposing.  Hence, the vignettes. However, we need to explore more of this in other aspects of the project. We met with Albert, a close friend who is considered a great litmus te...

October 10, 2018

It’s cliché to say this, you know how they say success or goal accomplishment is never linear?  Well in practice, and while you’re experiencing it, it feels more like setbacks or obstacles. Recalibrating is less about changing the goal than it is pointing the ship back...

October 7, 2018

I’m finally complete the neck jig, tested it and happy with the results.  I’m sure I’ll find additional improvements along the way as I use the jig on these next few guitars.  It took a lot longer than I expected, but why am I surprised. Anything I do always takes long...

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