Flatpicking Guitar Network

For Fans of Flatpicking Guitar Magazine

Making Sawdust
  • Male
  • Easton, PA
  • United States
Share on Facebook Share

Making Sawdust's Friends

  • Downtown Freddy Brown
  • Bill Jester
  • Beppe Gambetta
  • Nanessence
  • Clay Hess
  • Dan Miller

Making Sawdust's Groups

Gifts Received

Gift

Making Sawdust has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift

 

Making Sawdust's Page

Profile Information

Favorite Flatpickers
Clay Hess, Jack Lawrence, Ron Peterson, L.Juber ( ok maybe not a flat picker all the time but he can if he needs to.) Ed Bruce, and all the rest of them White, Blake, Rice, Doc, and of course Django Rinehart.
Favorite Flatpicking Tunes
That's why I'm here I am trying to learn some.
Favorite Guitars
Martins, Martins and did I mention Martins HD-28, LXM, DM
Tell us more about yourself (place a Bio here if you wish)
I would love to tell you about myself, but
Retired LEO.
Do you have a website?
http://yes, again private for now

Making Sawdust's Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Comment Wall (4 comments)

At 4:13pm on March 22, 2009, Dan Miller said…
Thanks for joining the Flatpicking Essentials Group!

Dan
At 5:35pm on March 29, 2009, Nanessence said…
Hi Making Sawdust....Yes there is an old time jam every 2nd and 4th Tuesday at the Center for the Arts at 68 S. Main St. in Phillipsburg, NJ, from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. I missed the first one, but got to the second one last Tuesday. Old time is mostly fiddlers, of course, but there were other guitars besides mine, as well as some dulcimers, banjos, and mandolins. There are some other jams I've heard about that are more bluegrass oriented in Hellertown and Stroudsburg and there is a Celtic jam on certain Wednesdays at Hammerhead in Northampton, PA. Some of these I located by Googling. Others I found by joining Meetup.com. Good luck with getting linked up. Maybe I'll see you in one of these jams!
At 3:09pm on April 3, 2009, Nanessence said…
Hi Making Sawdust,
There's one in Stroudsburg, PA, that is a real BG jam.
Pocono BG & Folk Society
Elks Lodge, 260 Washington St., East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
570- 421-9140
Neil 570.424.2937 or John 570.992.2259, jcuuu@ptd.net
http://www.poconobluegrass.org/index.htm
Shindigs: 1st Sundays Oct. thru May, Doors open 11 am

The above is one that I haven't attended yet but have heard that everyone must take a "break" in turn. That gives you a chance to do your individual thing. In old time music everyone plays together through the whole song. You don't have to sign up for the P'burg old time jam; just show up. The Pocono BG jam, which meets this Sunday, may cost some money. I'm going to stay home and play with my jam recordings until the sun comes out. Have fun!
At 6:45pm on July 18, 2010, Downtown Freddy Brown said…
Steal what you can my friend. If we were closer I'd be glad to show you. BTW...that ain't magic marker on my guitar LOL!

You need to be a member of Flatpicking Guitar Network to add comments!

Join Flatpicking Guitar Network

 
 
 

Don't Miss These!

Badge

Loading…

Latest Activity

Bob Cron posted a discussion

Norman's Preferences

I saw a video in which Norman discussed why he preferred a certain fret when refretting one of his Martin's. I am about to refret my D-35 Martin, and I would like to know if anyone remembers a video in which Norman discusses his choice over the Frets Martin uses. Thank You.7See More
Apr 6
Cams left a comment for Dr. Kent Gustavson
"Hey Kent - fancy meeting you here! "
Apr 6
Alan Anderson updated their profile
Mar 23
Dan Miller's blog post was featured

Flatpicking Guitar Workshops

Tim May and Dan Miller will be teaching a series of music workshops this summer at the Jade Green Farm retreat center in Harrisburg, Missouri. The first is for guitar and mandolin players and is scheduled for the weekend of April 27th. You can check out our…See More
Mar 15
Dan Miller posted a blog post

Flatpicking Guitar Workshops

Tim May and Dan Miller will be teaching a series of music workshops this summer at the Jade Green Farm retreat center in Harrisburg, Missouri. The first is for guitar and mandolin players and is scheduled for the weekend of April 27th. You can check out our…See More
Mar 15
John Dierckx is now a member of Flatpicking Guitar Network
Mar 15
jon bees posted a photo
Mar 2
Profile IconDavid Keller, john pugh, andre cadieux and 2 more joined Flatpicking Guitar Network
Feb 23
Tom Behan posted photos
Jan 30
Tom Behan updated their profile
Jan 30
Tom Behan joined Paige Anderson's group
Thumbnail

Martin Guitar Owners

Here is a group for people who have Martin Guitars, or is looking for one, or if you just really like Martin Guitars!
Jan 30
Tom Behan joined Chad Fette's group
Thumbnail

Norman Blake Fans

This is the place for those of us who love Norman Blake! Feel free to comment on Norman's technique, albums, instruments, philosophy, concert performances, or anything else that is Norman related.
Jan 30
Tom Behan joined Andy Roy's group
Thumbnail

Tony Rice Fans

This is a group for all fans of Tony Rice, and those who appreciate all that he has contributed to the world of acoustic guitar flatpicking.
Jan 30
Kevin Wright updated their profile
Dec 19, 2017
Profile IconPaul Barber, Mitchell Miller, Jocelyn Beauregard and 13 more joined Flatpicking Guitar Network
Dec 19, 2017

© 2018   Created by Dan Miller.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service