Photography by Shannon Tofts
Ewen studied at The Newark School of Violin Making, graduating with
In 1991, when he returned to his home on Fair Isle, Shetland, he set up
a workshop and has since been restoring and making violins, violas and
His instruments are based on classical Italian models and are played by
musicians throughout the British Isles. Work includes commissions
from the Mendelssohn on Mull Trust.