Pigeon Fiddle

About: Perhaps I am the heretical harbinger of the New Archaic, perhaps I just like wood.

The back, sides and neck of the pigeon fiddle are all carved from a single birch burl. The top is carved out of sitka spruce.

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    rons22

    5 years ago on Introduction

    Beautiful workmanship. How does it play (sound)? Have you had someone (who plays) play it?

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    insomniaSAH

    7 years ago on Introduction

    The coolest looking 'ibles always seem to be the ones that don't actually have some instructions when you click on them :/

    This looks awesome, but I really wish there were some WIP shots xD

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    ebubbulainsomniaSAH

    Reply 6 years ago on Introduction

    I agree with you on that the coolest ones dont have instructions. This is still pretty awesome nice job jesse.hensel

    Thanks for the tip on the challenge. I wanted to enter, but I wasn't quite sure how. I did indeed make it. I found the burl in May and finished the piece a month ago. I don't think I have any construction photos. However, I may repeat the method to make a cello, and I'll try and be better about documentation.

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    jesse.henselrimar2000

    Reply 7 years ago on Introduction

    I would love to share the sound. However, the recording process will take some time, because I do not play.
    Thanks,
    Jesse