Ho'o 2015

Yup!  It's that time of the year again--the Olukai Ho'olaule'a on Maui May 1-3.   The showcase of this gathering is a downwind SUP and OC1 paddle/race from Maliko Gulch to Kanaha beach.  This is a great social gathering displaying many…

More Mango 2015

Here's a few pic's of a new Hawaiian Tenor Ukulele made from Hawaiian Spalted Mango.  This instrument is made from the same wood as the last Mango ukulele, but each instrument can appear dramatically different due to the rapidly changing patterns…

Jonah Price Ukulele Review

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EDqYASj_kmY&feature=youtu.be

Koa and Mango

Here's a Hawaiian Ukulele with a Koa/Mango combination.  I've used some of my spalted mango for the back strip and sound hole rosette.  I was going to use mango binding but opted for a curly off-color maple which matched well.  The neck…

Oregon Wood 2015

Aloha Ya'll, Just thought you might like  to see a couple of pictures of a wood mill that I stopped at in my search for some new bearclaw Sitka tops.  Sound Board Inc. cuts for some of the biggest American guitar makers as well as for…

Front and Back Petroglyph

On this Hawaiian tenor ukulele I have taken an old theme and applied it to the front and back.  This is the last full set of this  particular Koa that I have and the laser cut petroglyph design really shows up well in the sap wood.  In case…