learn

HOW-TO ARTICLES AND VIDEOS

All aspects of boatbuilding and woodworking will be found here, from the big picture to the minor details. Something in particular you wanted to learn about? Let us know.

Join our Mailing List


HANDS-ON COURSES

One-on-one and group courses can be found here

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 20 – Lapstrake planking part 3

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 20 – Lapstrake planking part 3

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 19 – Lapstrake planking part 2

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 19 – Lapstrake planking part 2

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 18 – Lapstrake planking 1

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 18 – Lapstrake planking 1

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 17 – Finishing the garboards

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 17 – Finishing the garboards

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 16 – Fibreglassing the garboards

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 16 – Fibreglassing the garboards

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 15 – The garboard planks

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 15 – The garboard planks

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 14 – Installing the bottom

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 14 – Installing the bottom

Make a bundle batten from scrap

Make a bundle batten from scrap

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 13 – Fairing the building jig

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 13 – Fairing the building jig

Tour of my dust collection system

Tour of my dust collection system

Building the Bouchie Dory Pt. 12 – Scarfing the bottom panel

Building the Bouchie Dory Pt. 12 – Scarfing the bottom panel

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 11 – Setting up the building jig

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 11 – Setting up the building jig

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 10 – The Transom

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 10 – The Transom

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 9 – The Stem

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 9 – The Stem

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 8 – Frames Pt.2

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 8 – Frames Pt.2

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 7 – Frames Pt. 1

Building the Bouchie Dory Part 7 – Frames Pt. 1

The Bouchie Dory Part 6 – Materials

The Bouchie Dory Part 6 – Materials

The Bouchie Dory Part 5 – Lofting Full Scale

The Bouchie Dory Part 5 – Lofting Full Scale

Copper Riveting

Copper Riveting

The Bouchie Dory Part 4 – Scale Half Model

The Bouchie Dory Part 4 – Scale Half Model

Building bandsaw blade guides part 2

Building bandsaw blade guides part 2

Building Bandsaw blade guides Part 1

Building Bandsaw blade guides Part 1

The Bouchie Dory Part 3 – Body Plan View

The Bouchie Dory Part 3 – Body Plan View

The Bouchie Dory Part 2 – Half Breadth View

The Bouchie Dory Part 2 – Half Breadth View

The Bouchie Dory Part 1 – Grid and Profile

The Bouchie Dory Part 1 – Grid and Profile

Choosing Tools for Boatbuilding

Choosing Tools for Boatbuilding

Canoe Repair Part 2 – Stem repairs

Canoe Repair Part 2 – Stem repairs

DIY Steam Machine

DIY Steam Machine

Workshop Tour

Workshop Tour

Canoe Repair Part 1 – First steps

Canoe Repair Part 1 – First steps

Custom Wooden Portlights

Custom Wooden Portlights

Boat Interior Drop Boards

Boat Interior Drop Boards

Understanding Boat Plans

Understanding Boat Plans

Clench Nailing Basics

Clench Nailing Basics

Making hanger bolts

Making hanger bolts

Model Boat Building Part 3

Model Boat Building Part 3

Model Boat Building Part 1

Model Boat Building Part 1

Model Boat Building Part 2

Model Boat Building Part 2

Hooked on Wooden Boats Podcast Interview

Hooked on Wooden Boats Podcast Interview

Sharpening plane irons, a quick lesson.

Sharpening plane irons, a quick lesson.

Building your first boat, The Nomad Ten Step Program

Building your first boat, The Nomad Ten Step Program

The taming of the screw

The taming of the screw