For the top wood on all of his instruments Frank uses Idaho Engelmann Spruce that he harvested in the mountains above McCall or Colorado Engelmann Spruce he purchased from Simeon Chambers. The following galleries are examples of his work in various back woods. Be sure to get in touch with us if you are interested in a custom order.
Crafted with wood purchased from a mill near Port Townsend, Washington.
Crafted with wood from the Washington Coast.
Crafted with wood Frank harvested near Shoshone, Idaho in 1999.
Crafted with wood that Frank’s Father harvested 45-50 years ago in Southwest Idaho.
Crafted with wood that Frank got from a friend’s front yard in Boise.