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Learn Online with WoodenBoat School's Mastering Skills Program
One question we get regularly is when our next building class will be. The answer is that we won’t be scheduling anything for the foreseeable future. But we do remember how valuable those courses were, and that’s why we'd like to pass along a recommendation for WoodenBoat's online learning program, Mastering Skills.
Builder Stories: Glen Campbell's Prospector
Decks are one of the key areas builders can use to personalize a canoe. Whether it's inlay work, book-matching, or simply an interesting wood choice, a well-chosen deck can make a canoe truly memorable. Glen Campbell's Prospector is a prime example.
Builder Stories: Martin Devenyi's Composite Canoe
Every once in awhile, a question will come into the Bear Mountain inbox about using carbon fibre in canoe construction. While our expertise is mainly based around fibreglass epoxy, we appreciate seeing how enterprising home builders have modified their approach for weight, strength, or the sheer joy of experimentation.