Museum Advocates: Luthier’s Lingo

Three Bellingham luthiers gather for an informal discussion about building acoustic instruments: Dake Traphagen, a nationally known professional guitar maker; George Thomas, who began making guitars after his retirement as director of the Museum; and Brian Griffin, the newcomer in the group who began making ukuleles eight years ago. The luthiers will each bring an example of their craft and discuss how they got into this fascinating and demanding artform