autumn walk with luthiers


Creepy violin makers…



  1. Hi MJ,

    You left out us bow makers.

    Pernambuco – CITES Listed.
    Ebony – not far behind.
    Cow and Goat Leather, Lizard (and even Shark) Skin, Abalone, Ivory (Mammoth nowadays), Hide glue, (dead) Horse Hair…bad old days: add tortoise shell, elephant ivory, whale bone.

    BTW, I’m vegan…oy!

    Love your work.

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