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CANCELED: Skin-on-Frame Kayak Workshop

September 28 @ 8:30 am - October 6 @ 6:00 pm

8/13/19 UPDATE: This program has been cancelend due to unforeseen circumstances. Click here to find another AFAD Shipyard Program.
KAYAK BUILDING WORKSHOP
Seawolf Kayak returns to CBMM with their traditional kayak building workshop. Learn how to build your very own kayak alongside master kayak designer Kiliii Yuyan and expert builder Addie Asbridge.
Seawolf’s kayaks are a modern adaptation of traditional skin-on-frame kayaks—made from red cedar, bamboo, and “skinned” with nylon and non-toxic polyurethane. In this nine-day workshop, you will learn construction techniques from traditional qayaq communities across the Arctic—from Alaska to Greenland, including lashing, joinery, and steam bending. You’ll leave the class with an ultralight (avg. 28lb), ultra-durable sea kayak, built entirely from start-to-finish with a few hand tools.
Each student builds a kayak designed for their paddling experience and interest—from beginner day-trippers to expert expeditioners. No woodworking or kayaking experience is necessary to participate.
SCHEDULE
Sept. 28 –Oct. 6, 8:30am–6pm each day.
(Sept. 26–27 are optional prep days)
COST
$2,100, which includes materials for a completed kayak and Greenland paddle
 

Details

Start:
September 28 @ 8:30 am
End:
October 6 @ 6:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://cbmm.org/event/skin-frame-kayak-workshop/

Venue

CBMM Boatshop, 213 North Talbot Street, St. Michaels, MD, 21663, United States
9201 St Michaels Rd United States

Organizer

Seawolf Kayak
Email:
workshops@seawolfkayak.com