From the Shop to the Water

06/06/2015 52 albums Share: , , Album RSS
This is the section wherein we get to showcase some of the watercraft in which we have played a part--perhaps a custom built canoe or one built by a customer in the shop or one built from one of our kits.
Ray Desrochers' 14'10 OSPREY

Ray Desrochers' 14'10 OSPREY

This is the first OSPREY(a solo canoe designed by John Winters) which has been built in our shop. Ray paddled a...

Brett Petrillo's 16' PROSPECTOR FORT

Brett Petrillo's 16' PROSPECTOR FORT

Brett, a devoted paddler, is building this canoe as part of a university program.

 Dan Dederer's 14'6" SWITZER

Dan Dederer's 14'6" SWITZER

Inspired by Bill Rubenstein's SWITZER, Dan has started his with a planned launch in spring 2003. This album will be...

Jerry Lemay's 15' RANGER

Jerry Lemay's 15' RANGER

Jerry Lemay is a man on a mission! His business is seasonal and that season is approaching as spring 2005 looms. So, he...

Brad and Martha's 15' RANGER

Brad and Martha's 15' RANGER

Brad (Pat and Ron's older son) with his new wife Martha Wallace, decided to carry on with the family tradition and...

John Wilson's 17' ENDEAVOUR kayak

John Wilson's 17' ENDEAVOUR kayak

This highlight photo shows John about to leave-after many long hours- with his Endeavour for use on Lake Ontario.

Gail and Stan Luckay's 17' NOMAD

Gail and Stan Luckay's 17' NOMAD

In 1994 I had an idea to build a canoe. In 1995 we drove to Port Alberni B.C. & purchased 3 cedar planks and...

The Florida ZEPHYR

The Florida ZEPHYR

The ZEPHYR is a woodstrip/epoxy rendition of a classic Canadian Runabout. It was fully redesigned by Steve Killing and...

Bob Windsor's CANADIAN EXPLORER

Bob Windsor's CANADIAN EXPLORER

Bob is one of the people who spent many hours in 2002 building with us. This is his 15' wood canvas canoe.