Preserving the Art of Boat Building
Thu, 31 Jan, 2013 01:55 PM PST
LAKESIDE As Alex Berry sees it, when there is a complex
problem, the solution likely lies in the basics. So when the Montana
Wooden Boat Foundation decided to help keep at-risk kids out of trouble,
they taught the kids how to build boats. It's a simple solution, one
that helps kids learn life skills, Berry said, and keep them engaged in
an activity that has kept humankind engaged since we ...
Capt. Staples hooked on building boats
He was just a teenager when he first helped his dad build a fishing boat, and now at age 63 he's still building boats in his Destin back yard. "I'm addicted to it," said Capt. Harold Staples, who's been building the 36-footer in his backyard on
Boat show opens as industry regains footing
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - The boat companies displaying their wares at the Minneapolis Boat Show
are used to working on the top of the water - but they've seen the
bottom. "Our 2010 show we shrank by 100,000 square feet, down to a three
hall show, and we ..
Bluenose Yachts is Presenting the Award Winning S&S 30 at the New England ...
PR Web (press release)SAILING WORLD magazine's 2013 award winning Sparkman Stephens 30 will be available for viewing at the New England Boat Show - Feb. 16-24, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. The exclusive S&S 30 distributor, Bluenose Yacht Sales, is also showing .