Author Archives: Marty

Macica Workshop: February 2017 Update

February greetings from the Macica Workshop!  It has been quite a while since my last post…it has been a busy season! First off, we finally got some winter snow to enjoy here in upstate New York…. We had some great sledding days…. Our youngest son has been enjoying taking “Fluffy” out and making a snow […]

Merry Christmas from the Macica Workshop!

A Joyous Holiday season to you all…. Things have been very busy in the workshop with Instrument Building Classes, Repairs and finishing up a couple commissions…(will blog on those next post…) I thought I would share some photo’s from the Guitar Building Class that I just finished up through Maplewood Center for Common Craft. Great […]

Macica Workshop: Guitars and Mandolins

Greetings from the Workshop!  This fall season has begun another season of teaching instrument building classes…  Here is a look at some recent “in class” photos…. Guitar Building Intensive at Maplewood Center for Common Craft http://www.maplewoodcraft.com/ Mandolin Building Class at Northeast Woodworkers Association http://www.woodworker.org/ I count it a great joy to be able to teach the luthier […]

Macica Workshop: Fresh Grass 2016/Magazine Article

Fresh Grass 2016 was a great festival this year! Thanks to all that came by the booth to try out my instruments and play a bit of music too…. We had some good pickin sessions!    I appreciate all the encouraging feedback you all gave me about my instruments..Thank you to all the staff there […]

Macica Workshop: Fresh Grass 2016/Summer/Guitars

Greetings from Macica Workshop…. We have just returned from our summer vacation to the C.T. shore…. We made some fun sand sculptures…. Caught some big fish to cook up for dinner….. and enjoyed some good pickin and singing around the campfire! We were also able to visit with some friends and family that were selling […]