2014 Catskill Rodmakers Gathering

JED Dempsey Selected to Romakers Galley

James E. "Jed" Dempsey is inducted into the Rodmakers Gallery for his hard work in making the Rodmakers Heritage Craft Center a reality, his freely sharing of his rodmaking knowledge and his love for the advancement of the craft of bamboo rodmaking. His picture and placque sits on the Garrison workbench that he first learned how to work bamboo.

The 20th Bamboo Rodmakers Gathering in the Catskills was held Saturday and Sunday September 5th and 6th, 2014 at the Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum in Livingston Manor. Additional information is on the Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum Web Site

2014 Gathering Photos