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Intro to Boatbuilding Skills: Make Your Own Canoe Paddle

April 5 at 9:00 am - 4:00 pm PDT

$275.00

Join visiting guest instructor Ben Kahn from Port Townsend for a special canoe paddle making class this spring, generously sponsored by the Port of Olympia and the Linders-Plimpton Family.

April 5-7 (Friday-Sunday), 9am-4pm

-Learn how to shape a 2’x6’ piece of wood into a canoe paddle

-Use an assortment of tools to shape the wood: a bandsaw, block plane, spokeshave, spar gauge, draw knife, chisels and rasps

-Gain hands-on skills rooted in our region’s unique maritime woodworking traditions

-Leave with a beautiful and useful paddle for boating!

Well suited for students with some woodworking experience, or anyone with patience and the ability to follow multiple steps.

Details

Date:
April 5
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
PDT
Series:
Cost:
$275.00
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.campusce.net/arbutus/course/course.aspx?C=274&pc=11&mc=0&sc=0

Organizer

Arbutus Folk School
Phone
360-350-0187
Email
info@arbutusfolkschool.org
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Venue

Arbutus Folk School
610 4th Ave E
Olympia, WA 98501
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Phone
3603500187
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