The final thing I ended up doing is applying varnish to the bow, so as to seal it from moisture, or it drying up, both of which would ruin the bow. This is the last post of my process, and … Continue reading
The process after the tapering was the process of smoothing the bow down, so that it would not give splinters, and also so that it would not end up bending unevenly. I had to make this process fairly quick, so … Continue reading
The final process of making my bow was tapering, which was one of the hardest processes that there were. I had to make the bow bend fairly uniformly, so that one side was not bearing more strain than the other.