"...In the world of ukulele, luthier Dave Talsma is someone you should know. Dave is multi-talented. He is an artist by trade, a graphic designer, master craftsman, musician, and makes some of the finest musical instruments available today..."
"...I build only about ten to twelve ukes a year. To me building custom ukes is a way of combining art and engineering. Instead of looking at my art, you can make music with it..."
John Kavanagh passed away in 2009. The uketalk website has since been taken down but you can read a PDF of the article