Fall Boat Building with Bobby Ives: October 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30


This class is open to all, beginning and advanced woodworkers. The class will introduce students to the fundamentals of traditional boat building. Daily lectures will be given in tool use, sharpening, boat design, and wood technology. The class together will construct a traditional 9 1/2 foot Monhegan Island skiff. Come spend October Saturdays learning from the founder of The Carpenter’s Boat Shop, Bobby Ives!



  • Class tuition: $775
  • The class will begin at 8:00am and end at 4:30pm each Saturday.
  • Please bring your own lunch.
  • Because our apprentice term will be in session, no room and board is available for these classes.
  • Daily tea service will be provided
  • $100 deposit required to register for a class.  Remaining balance is due 30 days prior to start of class. Participants are also welcome to pay in full at the time of registration.
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