In August Marilyn completed an original pattern small viola, and participated in the Midwest Woodworkers Exhibition in Omaha.


Midwest Woodworkers Event 2014

Midwest Woodworkers Event 2014


In September, she will be heavily involved with the “Festival of the Violin”. This unique convention combines playing and making. The International Violin Competition in Indianapolis; and the Violin Society of America’s violin making competition and convention will be held simultaneously. She will moderate the session showcasing the tone award winning instruments. She will organize some informal conversation based sessions for members to share experiences. And she will exhibit an instrument with other past award winners.

After the Convention, she will return to the bench to complete a commissioned violin.