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Old 01-20-2020, 10:40 PM
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Smile Build Photos - Rosette

The build has started and I am hoping for a March delivery.

Ray and I discussed what I liked about his past rosettes, and after drawing up several designs, this is the design and materials we selected:

Here is the beginning of the rosette:

Here are two pieces of the dyed spalted wood after being inlayed.

Ray is well known for his beautiful and unique rosettes (no two are alike). I am biased, of course, but I think this is one of his best to date:

Tucson, AZ

2020 Kraut 00, Swiss/Brazilian, build
2018 Eady EG Pro Electric, Redwood/Mahogany
2013 Baranik Meridian, Blue Spruce/Cocobolo, build
2009 Beneteau Concert Standard, Englemann/Brazilian
2008 Baranik CX, Blue Spruce/African Blackwood
2008 Breedlove A20 Masterclass 12-string, Adi/IRW
2003 Thames classical, Euro/Brazilian
Fodera Standard 4 Fretless bass, figured walnut

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