Here’s the tone bars rough carved. I say rough carved because I may have to remove more material when I “voice” the top. More on that later.
The cross strut carved. I have to sand it smooth yet:
Here’s the rosette, which, of course, goes on before everything else:
Now I have to make sure that the X brace will fit between all the other braces snugly, as well as cut the notch at the intersection:
Then the braces are arched like the others, and glued on: