Author Archives: Marty

Macica Workshop: 2017 Woodworkers Showcase

Thanks to all who came to visit us at last weekends showcase!  There were many great demos and presentations to see and learn from, as well as various booths and exhibitions to enjoy!  We had a great turn out this year and enjoyed meeting those that came by for a visit… I will be offering […]

Macica Workshop-2017 Northeastern Woodworkers Association Showcase

Looking forward to the 2017 Northeastern Woodworkers Showcase this weekend (April 1 & 2)…   http://www.nwawoodworkingshow.org/information.htm Some of my former students will be entering some of the instruments they have made in the show.  There will be quite an array of fine craftsmanship on display this year…looking forward to it! I will be spending much of […]

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 […]