Fort Collins Magazine, Feature: Gems, Around Town, Bashkin Guitars
Environmental portrait of Michael Bashkin, Luthier (guitar maker), in his guitar making studio. The guitar he holds is one he made. The back and sides of the body are made from Myrtle wood. The neck is made from Mahogany Wood. The front is made from Spruce. The black section of wood highlights are made from Ebony wood. Typically, his hand crafted masterpiece guitars takes about 200 hours over a 6 month period to create.