A few years ago (2008), while in Vancouver, I
visited the Wooden Boat Show.
In the small boats area, there was a stand
from Dream Catcher
boats with a skin-on-frame boat displayed.
I purchased a DVD from the owner Brian Chandler which describes how to
make one of these boats.
Last month I decided it was finally time to try and make my own skin-on-frame boat roughly following
the instructions from the DVD.
I purchased a plank of knot free Yellow Pine
and last weekend the plank was converted into
a number of long strips and plenty of sawdust.
I also bought a shorter plank of Western Red Cedar which I
have cut into small strips to make the