Macica Workshop: Fresh Grass at Mass MoCA, North Adams, Mass.

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Hello all! I have returned from Fresh Grass, and had a nice time meeting new faces, hearing good music and spending time with other luthiers.

The luthier tent was very busy place with musicians of all abilities and ages….

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Frank Solivan plays a tune on a Macica with another musician standing by….

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The D’Angelico guitar that I made for a friend of mine was fun to have at the festival…great sound!

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Joe Walsh enjoyed picking a tune on a Macica A-style….

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Mike was having a great time heading up a jam with some young, up and coming musicians…

It was nice to have my work bench with me, so that I had a work space for any repairs that musicians needed throughout the festival…

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They have a nice set-up there at Fresh Grass and I had a great time.  Thank you to all the friendly staff there!  Look forward to next years festival!


A-style Mandolin Class at Maplewood Center for Common Craft still has openings….

Martin Style Dreadnaught Guitar Class at The Art Center of the Capital Region still has openings as well…

You can learn about the classes and register for them through the above websites.  Feel free to check them out.  Next week is the first class of the D’Angelico Guitar Class offered through the Northeast Woodworkers Association.  Looking forward to it!

Until next time,