Introduction to Wooden Boat Building Course

Introduction to Wooden Boat Building Course

315 Front Street, Beaufort, NC | (252) 728-7317

In this two-day hands-on course, students will explore the art of boat building from start to finish. They begin with the design and lofting of boats, and move on to the setup, steam bending and different methods of creating the back bone of small boats. In addition, they will learn how to make planking systems, both carvel and lap strake and all the appropriate fastening systems. By the end of the course, students will have the knowledge and skill to choose a design and style of boat to build on their own and the confidence to take on the job. Course fee: $135. Minimum age: 16 yrs. old. All courses are limited in size. Advance registration required.

January 28, 2017 | 9:00 am - January 29, 2017 | 4:30 pm

February 25, 2017 | 9:00 am - February 26, 2017 | 4:30 pm

March 18, 2017 | 9:00 am - March 19, 2017 | 4:30 pm

April 22, 2017 | 9:00 am - April 23, 2017 | 4:30 pm

May 20, 2017 | 9:00 am - May 21, 2017 | 4:30 pm

June 24, 2017 | 9:00 am-4:30 pm

July 29, 2017 | 9:00 am - July 30, 2017 | 4:30 pm

August 19, 2017 | 9:00 am - August 20, 2017 | 4:30 pm

September 16, 2017 | 9:00 am - September 17, 2017 | 4:30 pm

October 14, 2017 | 9:00 am - October 15, 2017 | 4:30 pm

November 18, 2017 | 9:00 am - November 19, 2017 | 4:30 pm

December 9, 2017 | 9:00 am-4:30 pm