'Sooo...', lilting tone, undecided between amusement and concern for my sanity, 'How will you move it outside?'. 'Well, I'll back it into the kitchen and then forward out through that window.' 'Riiight.' Definitely concern. I've had this conversation with pretty much everyone who's seen the kayak. It doesn't matter that I measured everything before I …

Continue reading Vindication


July Progress

The deck is half stripped: This feels like a milestone, just because I can now see the final shape of the boat. It occurred to me while I was building the starboard deck that if I didn't find a way to release the hull from the forms I was going to have a hell of …

Continue reading July Progress