Contact me at: rrcp@mts.net or by phone 204.878.2524

Join in the conversation on our
Facebook page

Lots of stuff goes on in this shop, located in Lorette, Manitoba.

Primarily it's the building and repair of classic wood & canvas canoes, and the making of premium canoe paddles. I also do custom boat building, composite fabrication, and special projects. A growing passion of mine is the making of classical guitars, I'll post about that, too.


I want to be able to share with my clients the progress of their commissioned work. Later I started thinking that there might be other people who are interested in what goes on inside a wooden canoe shop operated by an artist and a recovering teacher.

If you have any questions please feel free to contact me by email, phone, or by post. My mailing address is:

Red River Canoe & Paddle
P.O. Box 78, Grp 4, RR 2
Lorette, Manitoba
Canada
R0A 0Y0




Friday, January 1, 2010

What's better than one new Torres SE117 guitar?

That would be two!

And what's better than two new Torres SE117 guitars?

That would be three!


I finally got these guitars finished! Yeah, I can get them out of my shop where they have been coming together for over a year. The risk of damage increases with the duration of exposure to risk, and I was getting increasingly anxious about this.

The center guitar is for me, and I built it fairly traditional. The other two guitars are for my daughters. Hopefully they will learn to play, I'm looking forward to that.

No comments: