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Introduction to Wooden Boat Building Course

April 16, 2016 @ 9:00 am - April 17, 2016 @ 4:30 pm

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.  252-728-7317. The Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center, North Carolina Maritime Museum, 315 Front Street, Beaufort, NC  28516.  www.ncmaritimemuseums.com.


April 16, 2016 @ 9:00 am
April 17, 2016 @ 4:30 pm

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