Bow restoration Our Bow Maker Jim Ellender can handle anything – look at this frog by Eugene Sartory. Hard times saw it take a beating but it is now restored to its full glory. E Sartory frog in a bad state. Now in a good state! Some more pictures from the bowmaker’s bench: A Lamy bow receiving new cheeks Materials for bow lapping Leather easily removed if you need. The start of new silver wire lapping.