Category Archives: Workshop

Macica Workshop-2014 Woodworkers Showcase

Well…it has been a big weekend here in upstate New York.  We had the Northeast Woodworkers Showcase in Saratoga Springs this weekend.  On the first floor, I was involved in demonstrating for the Guitar Making Workshops coming up in the summer and fall at the Maplewood Center for Common Craft…. Introduction to Guitar Making Master […]

The Macica Workshop-March

Greetings from the Workshop!  It has been a busy couple of weeks with festivals, company and finish work.  It was good to be back at Joe Val Bluegrass Festival again! As always, we enjoyed the music (Gibson Brothers pictured above)…lots of great musicianship, vocals and song writing.  It is also always nice to listen to […]

Come join us at the Joe Val Bluegrass Festival-February 2014

Hello all…  Here it is February and we are heading once again to Framingham, Mass. for the annual Joe Val Bluegrass Festival.  It is a nice event for bluegrass musicians that could use a little get-away from mid-winter “cabin fever”… The Sheraton is packed full of Bluegrass music all weekend!  We are looking forward to […]

Macica Workshop, Winter Work

Hello Everyone! It has been very cold here in upstate New York these last few weeks…..Our wood pile keeps needing to be added to, as we seem to be going through the wood quite quickly this season.  Here is a picture of my son Ian with our donkeys’ (Annie and Peaches) loading wood. Though cold […]

January in the Workshop

Greetings….  Winter has settled in, and this is usually a time of year when I am able to get a lot of work done in the shop. Right now, I am finishing up a D’Angelico style guitar that has been in the shop for quite some time now.  The customer has given me quite a […]