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9 Days
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Building the Lake Superior Picnic Boat

Here is a boatbuilding class designed with the boating family in mind. The reason we build boats should be to use them, not just to build them. The goal is to build a craft that will get folks out on the water quickly in a handmade boat. Using stitch and…
Thu, Oct 8th, 2020  –  Fri, Oct 16th, 2020
Instructors: Josh Swan, Josh Tolkan
2 Days
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Coracle Boat: Build Your Own

A coracle or currach is an ancient boat of Irish and Welsh origin which was used in the rivers to net salmon. Originally covered with a single cow hide, these "modern" coracles will have a polyester fabric cover stretched over a woven willow frame. These are simple, super lightweight (under…
Sat, Sep 26th, 2020  –  Sun, Sep 27th, 2020
Instructor: Lindsay Lee