Guitarmaker Issue 85
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Welcome sign at East Stroudsburg University, host of the 2013 ASIA Symposium.
From the Director
Alton Acker, David Nichols, Stan VanDruff
Acker writes about the symposium while Nichols and VanDruff make an empassioned plea for members to build the guitar making community through service on the ASIA board. Required reading if you want to serve on the board.
Symposium 2013 Photo Essay
Bill Brown, Tom Monaster, Sylvan Wells
25 pages full of photos from all aspects of the 2013 symposium.
ASIA; symposium; guitar; tonewood; school; tools, hand; tools, jig; tools, power
Thoughts Since Symposium 2013
Dickinson, an ASIA member for 22 years shares his hopes for ASIA over the next 22 years, specifically about attracting the younger set to guitar making. With 1 photo.
Gern, a new luthier, tells us that ASIA is a thriving community, especially evident at the symposium. With 3 photos.
Dave Nicholas, the Unlikely Luthier
Nicholas memorializes her mandolin-making husband and tells us what ASIA, the Symposium, and David Nichols meant to him. With 3 photos.
Router Choices for the Luthier
Mizek makes the case for luthiers having laminate trimmers, plunge routers, fixed-base routers, and a router table in the shop. He details the specific models he uses for all but the lamnate trimmers. With 11 photos.