By Angie Cook
|My husband's granddaddy was known as a tinkerer,
because he made things and fixed things. In truth, he was an artisan, a
fine craftsman who made fiddles, among other things. One of these precious
instruments was passed down to Johnny. The fiddle was in need of repair
and while raising a family of four, it had to wait for better days to receive
the attention it needed. In the meantime, I preserved it in art form as
you see below. A few years ago, the fiddle was finally restored by a the
famed music man, Greg Curbow, another fine artisan, and creator of fine
Limited edition lithograph prints are available at $20. each (shipping included).
If you have historical heirlooms that you
would like to preserve in this manner,
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