Introduction to Wooden Boat Building Course

Introduction to Wooden Boat Building Course

315 Front Street, Beaufort, NC, United States | (252) 504-7740

Explore the art of boatbuilding in this two-day, hands-on course. Students age 16 and up begin with lofting, and move on to the setup, steam bending and different methods of creating the backbone of small boats. They also learn planking methods, both carvel and lapstrake, and use of appropriate fasteners. After two days, students will have the knowledge, skill, and confidence to choose a design and style of boat to build on their own. Cost is $135 ($121.50 for members of the Friends of the North Carolina Maritime Museum). Advance registration is required. Register by calling 252-504-7758.

February 23, 2019 | 9:00 am - February 24, 2019 | 4:30 pm

March 16, 2019 | 9:00 am - March 17, 2019 | 4:30 pm

April 13, 2019 | 9:00 am - April 14, 2019 | 4:30 pm

May 18, 2019 | 9:00 am - May 19, 2019 | 4:30 pm

June 22, 2019 | 9:00 am - June 23, 2019 | 4:30 pm

July 13, 2019 | 9:00 am - July 14, 2019 | 4:30 pm

August 24, 2019 | 9:00 am - August 25, 2019 | 4:30 pm

September 14, 2019 | 9:00 am - September 15, 2019 | 4:30 pm

October 12, 2019 | 9:00 am - October 13, 2019 | 4:30 pm