Welcome to LINT

Welcome to all luthiers, luthiers-to-be, repair people and anyone else interested in the art and science of building and repairing stringed musical instrumentsThis is the website of Luthiers Interactive of North Texas (LINT).  LINT is an association of North Texas Luthiers and stringed instrument repair people who meet six times a year. We meet on a weekend of every EVEN month to discuss and learn new techniques and information regarding the construction and repair of stringed instruments.  Various members of LINT have expertise in hand crafting and repairing all sorts of stringed musical instruments including guitars, banjos, mandolins, ukuleles, cellos, lutes, mandolins, and violins. 

MEMBERSHIP

Membership is open to anyone who has an interest in hand crafting stringed musical instruments.   Experienced and inexperienced craftsman and women are welcome.  See the About LINT tab above to see our goals.  Come for two meetings and see if LINT is for you.  If you want to join after that, our dues are $25 for one year.   

Check our calendar and our News Flash column for upcoming meeting and general information.

            2018 LINT Masters Class - March 10th!

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This will be an educational and entertaining opportunity for anyone involved in making or repairing stringed instruments. Evan Gluck of New York Guitar Repair will share his wealth of knowledge with us in his always entertaining style. If you have read his articles in Guitarmaker Magazine, or heard his lectures at the Guild of American Luthiers or Association of Stringed Instrument Artisans meetings, you appreciate all Evan has to share. He has graciously agreed to come to Texas before flying off to Europe to speak to the European Guitar Builders at the Holy Grail Show in Berlin. Don't miss this opportunity to expand your knowledge of the instrument. Whether you specialize in electric or acoustic, there will be knowledge for all! Admission is $75 for LINT members.  LINT membership is $25, payable the day of the event.

The class will be held 9AM to 4PM at: 

First Christian Church

104 West Grauwyler Rd Irving, TX  75061

 

            2017 LINT Masters Class

 2017 Masters Class

            

 

2018 Officers 

This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. - President

Wade Funk - Vice President

This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. - Treasurer