Lift Half- Model Making Course

Lift Half- Model Making Course

315 Front Street, Beaufort, NC | (252) 728-7317 ext. 31

April 8, 2017 | 9:00 am - April 9, 2017 | 4:30 pm

This course is recommended as the place to begin a woodworking, model making, or boatbuilding experience. Students are taught how to read a set of plans and use the basic woodworking tools most commonly found in a boat builder’s tool kit to shape a lift half-model of a North Carolina Shad Boat. The lift model is one of the easiest and most accurate of half-models to make. The course is organized in such a fashion that the models are completed in a step-by-step procedure ready to start applying a finish. (12 hours).  Course Fee: $110.  Friends of the NC Maritime Museum: $99.  Minimum age: 16 yrs. old. Course size limited.  Advance registration required by phone at 252-728-7317, Ext. 31 or online at www.thewatercraftcenter.com.