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Mikey Prince’s Banjo

Mikey was one of my pupils at Royal High.  The banjo was his final project on the Standard Grade Craft & Design course.  He completed it in March 2013. The neck of the banjo was built up from layers of pine, with a purple heart finger board.  The peg head featured contrasting hardwood veneers. The […]

Morgan Barr's Banjolele

Morgan Barr’s Banjolele

A banjolele is a ukulele size banjo. Morgan was one of my pupils at Royal High.  This banjolele was his final piece on SQA’s Standard Grade Craft and Design course.  He built it between September 2012 and March 2013.   Morgan was in year S4. I marked out and rough cut the neck and instrument […]