Author Archives: Marty

Blog #3: Headstock

Mandy Blog #3:  Well, it looks like Spring is here to stay..  I am enjoying opening the windows and letting that Spring breeze in the workshop.  I continue to put the steer horn binding on the commissioned mandolin I am working on.  I have also moved on to working on the head stock as well.  […]


Hello! Still a bit rainy here in upstate New York…  In shop today I’ve been working on doing some re-touch on a 2004 Macica Mandolin.  I enjoy keeping in touch with former customers that have bought instruments from me.  I am also at work on a current mandolin commission..  Today I was cutting the steer […]

Storefront Open for Business!

Storefront Open for Business!! The Macica Workshop ready and open.  Here are some new pictures of the finished shop.  It is a delight to work in and still be close to my family.  I will try to send out a blog every couple of days to let you know what I am working on.  Today I […]

New Storefront Opening Soon!

New Storefront Opening Soon! We hope to have the new storefront open for business within the next few weeks!  Signs are going up and furniture being moved in. I plan on doing a lot more blogging once I am in workshop again to let you all know what I am up to in my work.  […]