Introduction to Wooden Boat Building Course • Beaufort

Event Date: 19-May-2019

Introduction to Wooden Boat Building Course • 9:00 am – 4:30 pm • Beaufort

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.

For more details, 252-504-7740 or www.ncmaritimemuseumbeaufort.com/events.