PHOTOS Students make violins at Chicago School of Violin Making in Skokie, US

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Students make violins at Chicago School of Violin Making in Skokie, US

Xinhua

19:47, January 15, 2020

Violins are bathed in ultraviolet light to cure and darken the varnish at the Chicago School of Violin Making in Skokie, Illinois, the United States, on Jan. 14, 2020. The Chicago School of Violin Making, teaching the traditional skills of the instrument's making, is located at Skokie, a suburb of Chicago. It enrolls local and international students who have the intentions to become professional makers of the violin and other instruments. (Photos: Xinhua)

A student makes a violin at the Chicago School of Violin Making in Skokie, Illinois, the United States, on Jan. 14, 2020. The Chicago School of Violin Making, teaching the traditional skills of the instrument's making, is located at Skokie, a suburb of Chicago. It enrolls local and international students who have the intentions to become professional makers of the violin and other instruments.

Two students discuss about making a violin at the Chicago School of Violin Making in Skokie, Illinois, the United States, on Jan. 14, 2020. The Chicago School of Violin Making, teaching the traditional skills of the instrument's making, is located at Skokie, a suburb of Chicago. It enrolls local and international students who have the intentions to become professional makers of the violin and other instruments.

A student works on a violin at the Chicago School of Violin Making in Skokie, Illinois, the United States, on Jan. 14, 2020. The Chicago School of Violin Making, teaching the traditional skills of the instrument's making, is located at Skokie, a suburb of Chicago. It enrolls local and international students who have the intentions to become professional makers of the violin and other instruments.

An instructor shows students the parts of a cello at the Chicago School of Violin Making in Skokie, Illinois, the United States, on Jan. 14, 2020. The Chicago School of Violin Making, teaching the traditional skills of the instrument's making, is located at Skokie, a suburb of Chicago. It enrolls local and international students who have the intentions to become professional makers of the violin and other instruments.

A student shapes a violin at the Chicago School of Violin Making in Skokie, Illinois, the United States, on Jan. 14, 2020. The Chicago School of Violin Making, teaching the traditional skills of the instrument's making, is located at Skokie, a suburb of Chicago. It enrolls local and international students who have the intentions to become professional makers of the violin and other instruments.

Violins are hung for drying the varnish at the Chicago School of Violin Making in Skokie, Illinois, the United States, on Jan. 14, 2020. The Chicago School of Violin Making, teaching the traditional skills of the instrument's making, is located at Skokie, a suburb of Chicago. It enrolls local and international students who have the intentions to become professional makers of the violin and other instruments.

A student uses a power drill to finish the peg box of a violin at the Chicago School of Violin Making in Skokie, Illinois, the United States, on Jan. 14, 2020. The Chicago School of Violin Making, teaching the traditional skills of the instrument's making, is located at Skokie, a suburb of Chicago. It enrolls local and international students who have the intentions to become professional makers of the violin and other instruments.

A student checks a violin at the Chicago School of Violin Making in Skokie, Illinois, the United States, on Jan. 14, 2020. The Chicago School of Violin Making, teaching the traditional skills of the instrument's making, is located at Skokie, a suburb of Chicago. It enrolls local and international students who have the intentions to become professional makers of the violin and other instruments.

A student inserts a peg in a violin at the Chicago School of Violin Making in Skokie, Illinois, the United States, on Jan. 14, 2020. The Chicago School of Violin Making, teaching the traditional skills of the instrument's making, is located at Skokie, a suburb of Chicago. It enrolls local and international students who have the intentions to become professional makers of the violin and other instruments.

A student measures the neck of a violin at the Chicago School of Violin Making in Skokie, Illinois, the United States, on Jan. 14, 2020. The Chicago School of Violin Making, teaching the traditional skills of the instrument's making, is located at Skokie, a suburb of Chicago. It enrolls local and international students who have the intentions to become professional makers of the violin and other instruments.

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