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Reinventing Ouzel

2021-12-13T06:07:33+00:00December 13th, 2021|News|

Back in 1994 I made an inventory of the known Briggs Grand Canyon Dories. The last one built and delivered to Martin Litton [...]

Doryak triplets again

2021-11-26T18:42:31+00:00November 25th, 2021|News|

We hit the ground running on November 5 with three doryaks to build. As usual, the hulls come together deceptively fast. Hannah's lovely [...]

Summer fades to fall

2021-10-25T17:26:58+00:00October 25th, 2021|News|

I got back home in mid-August in time to see the biggest flood of the Rio de Flag in local memory. This was [...]

Speed-birthing McKenzies

2021-08-25T22:50:48+00:00August 25th, 2021|News|

Most classes at WoodenBoat School are either process oriented or product oriented. If you're going to learn the skills and processes of boatbuilding, [...]

Drowning in Boatishness

2021-08-25T20:58:41+00:00August 25th, 2021|News|

I headed back to Maine July 8 for an extended stay, trying to make up for missing last year, when Covid prevented me [...]

Slammin the Salmon

2021-07-07T00:02:18+00:00July 7th, 2021|News|

Dawn was generous enough to let me post some of the shots she got on the Salmon while my telephone/camera was scuba diving. [...]

Doryaks Rule

2021-07-05T17:14:41+00:00July 5th, 2021|News|

In early June Dawn and I took our doryaks north. RJ joined us with his doryak in Nevada and we headed for the [...]

Spring Sprung

2021-04-12T16:04:48+00:00April 12th, 2021|News|

Back in the boatshop we turned things up to eleven. Bears Ears needed a fair amount of work before going to her new [...]

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