Author Archives: Marty

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… […]

NWA Woodworkers’ Showcase 2016/Website Additions

Hello all, It is time once again for the annual Northeast Woodworkers Associations Woodworkers’ Showcase. (Click on link to find out more about the show) It will be held once again at the Saratoga Springs City Center on April 2 and 3 from 10:00 to 5:00.  The show this year is featuring Hand Made Musical Instruments. […]

Macica Workshop: Upcoming Guitar Building Class

Hello all! This is a short post to tell you about an upcoming Guitar Building Class that will be offered through Maplewood Center for Common Craft It is an “intensive” class that will be offered September 27th-December 8.  The class will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30-9:00. Here is part of the write-up […]

Macica Workshop: D’Angelico Guitars

Greetings!  I thought I would feature the Arch top guitar class I have been teaching through the Northeast Woodworkers Association in this post..Things are going very well and everyone helps each other out… For the last few classes, we focused on carving the tops and backs… Then we fit and glue the tone bars…. Next, […]