I designed and built this voyaguer canoe for my employer. It is used to take school groups out on their local waterways.
Dark Harbor 17
Photos from a performance Racing Daysailor Designed by B.B. Crowninshield, popular in east coast racing circuits in the early 20th century. I lofted this boat and participated in the first 6 months of the build.
Making a Mast
Pictures from the mast of the Dark Habor. The mast is a box section of 6 staves. It is hallow in the middle and electrical wire runs through it.
Thin Lizzy Flat Bottom Skiff
This skiff is a stretched out version of William Atkin’s Baby Lou. I built it as part of a team at the Northwest School of Wooden Boatbuilding.
Tools and other oddities
Drafting and Lofting
This Polynesian inspired Proa was designed and built by me and three friends for a 3 day boat building challenge. We placed third.
I patterned this compression post out of wood and welding it from mild steel stock.
These boats I built before attending Boat building School
One of my other interests is Natural Building with earth plaster (cobb) and straw bales.