2022 Summer Our 23rd Convention will be rescheduled for Summer 2022 Tacoma, WA Guild of American Luthiers 23rd Convention / Exhibition Our 23rd GAL Convention/Exhibition, which was canceled for July 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, will be rescheduled for Summer 2022. We will announce the exact dates as soon as they are confirmed. The location will be our usual venue, Pacific Lutheran University near Tacoma, Washington. Watch this space and upcoming issues of American Lutherie for updates. Check out the slide shows of previous conventions on our Convention page. Members will receive updates via email, American Lutherie and our e-newsletter. Everyone can get our free e-newsletter – sign up below. We look forward seeing you in Tacoma in 2022! Not a GAL member but want to get more info about future conventions? Sign up for our free e-newsletter below!