Andrew Carruthers

I am a violin maker living in Northern California. This site is a showcase for my work and a place to share the experience of practicing an eighteenth-century craft in the twenty-first century.

Portfolio

Browse examples of my instruments

News

The Flipper

June 16, 2020

Here’s a short video In which I reveal some of the lesser known secrets of The Old Master

Videos

Richard O’Neill plays a 2015 viola

Violin Making

Lego Mini Bench

September 10, 2020

This little bench-raiser is  great for your back – and good for your eyes! I recently heard from my Colleague […]