Banjo & Mandolin Building Workshop
April 9-14, 2017
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Solid mahogany neck with ebony fingerboard, peg head, overlay and heel cap.
Sealed tuning machines (including 5th string tuner).
Mother of Pearl position markers for fingerboard.
2 way adjustable truss rod.
11" 3-ply maple pot rolled brass tone ring, 2 coordinator rods, 24 hook tension hoop, No-knot tail piece, and 11" Fiberskyn head.
Octave or Standard.
Book matched redwood top, black walnut sides and back.
Slotted ebony fingerboard 13 7/8" and veneer peg head overlay.
Spalted maple rosette, curly maple binding and b/w/b wood purfling.
For more information and pictures of insturments visit www.donkawalek.com
This is a beginner workshop designed for adult participants.
Participation is limited to 10 participants for a better instructor ratio.
Meals and lodging for the entire workshop is provided.
Rustic but comfortable bunk style lodging is provided.
A health form (no physical required) and information packet will be mailed upon receipt of your registration form and payment.
Registration deadline is March 31, 2017
seperate checks please
$275 to Holiday Lake 4-H Educational Center for meals and lodging
$750 to Don Kawalek for instrument kits and expert instruction
Full: by March 31, 2017
Nonrefundable after March 31, 2017
About the Instructor
Master Craftsman, luthier, and teacher Don Kawalek will provide instruction, kits, and a special techniques workshop on inlaying and finishing. Don is a seasoned instrument maker and master builder with 40 years of experience. His workshops provide a truly unique experience! Visit his website at: www.donkawalek.com