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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
R0A 0Y0

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

The Chestnut Cruiser is canvassed and filled. Canvassing is one of my favourite parts of the job as it really shows progress, and its quiet and dust free.

Yes, to the quick eyed viewer, that IS a 17' Tremblay in the back.

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1 comment:

flatland family said...

Hey, is that a 17 foot Tremblay in the back? Looks like a Mohawk... I bet she's a nice ride in the water.....