The back and sides are of Brazilian Rosewood, as are the head plate and the bridge. The binding and trim are of Curly Maple. The face and internal bracing are of Adirondack (Red) Spruce. The interior linings are of unkerfed Cypress. The neck is Mahogany and has an internal adjustable truss rod. It is joined to the body with a dovetail joint. The fingerboard is Ebony, with a 1 ¾ inch nut and a 645 mm (25.4") scale. The lower bout is 15 ¾ " wide. The nut, saddle, bridge pins and strap buttons are of Ivory with Paua Abalone dots. The sound hole rosette is Koa. The inlays are of Mother of Pearl, Purple Heart and Rosewood. The instrument is finished with oil varnish. The pick guard is Celluloid and the tuners are Nickel Schallers. Snow Capped is owned by recording and performing artist Becky Taylor, teacher and luthier. http://beckytaylor.biz/.