Have you ever wondered how a violin bow is made? It requires a lot of patience, a good eye for detail and much filing and sanding! William Watson, a former employee of W E Hill & Sons, shows the complete process, from the well-seasoned bow blank to the insertion of the Mongolian horse hair.
Have you ever wondered how a violin is made? Vasile Gliga is a Romanian violin maker. Watch how he makes a violin, from selecting the timber to the finished product.
Have you ever wondered where rosin came from, or how it is made in those nice neat little rectangles for us to use? Wonder no more. Click here to find out the full story and see photos of the how it is made!