BANJO #1 1980

I built this banjo in 1980 for myself and it is still my #1 banjo. It has a walnut neck, pot and resonator, with maple binding, ebony fingerboard and head cap laminate. Mother of Pearl and Abalone inlays. Buck County hardware.

Banjo Mechanics

Banjo Mechanics is an instrumental acoustic roots band comprised of Ian Pattison and Lewis Melville. Their albums are available online and by mail.

Pattison Fine Woodworking

Take a look at the unique furniture, cabinetry, interiors, and other fine woodworking projects I've been producing for over 30 years.