Author Archives: Marty

Macica Workshop:Summer, Festivals, Work

Greetings from the Macica Workshop!  Hope you all are enjoying your summer thus far…  I have been enjoying using my donkey Annie to cultivate our garden this year… As well as putting her to work with collecting our hay that my boys and I have been cutting with our scythes in our back field…. Workshop News…. […]

Macica Workshop: It’s time for Grey Fox 2016

Hello all, Just a quick post to let you know it’s that time of year again for Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival in Oak Hill, New York.  I will be there throughout the weekend selling instruments, giving demonstration/workshops and will have my workbench set up for instrument repairs as well. You can check out the schedule […]

Macica Workshop: May 2016

Greetings from the Macica Workshop! We hope you are all enjoying this season of Spring.  In the workshop, I just had the last day of the Arched Top Guitar Making Class (offered through the Northeast Woodworkers Association). I do love teaching these classes and I feel this class has been a great success.  My “hats […]

Macica Workshop: Mandolin Camp North 2016

Greetings! Just a quick post to let you know that I will have a booth at Mandolin Camp North  this weekend (April, 15, 16, 17). Guitar & Mandolin Camp North is held at Prindle Pond Conference Center in Charlton, Massachusetts Contact us at: Email: info@musiccampsnorth.com Phone: 401-487-3536 Guitar & Mandolin Camp North is a fun-packed weekend for guitar […]

Macica Workshop: 2016 Woodworkers Showcase

Beautiful Spring day in upstate New York?? Despite the fact that Winter returned to our area today, we had a successful weekend at the 2016 Woodworkers Showcase in Saratoga Springs.  The event featured a plethora of different instruments and makers… Banjos….. Guitars with intricate inlay…. A Banjocello….played with a bow…. Bouzoukis…Guitars…Flutes… Mandolins…. and much more… […]