Sadly gone now, Philip C. Bolger
was a designer with an uncommonly open mind. HERE
The late Thomas Firth Jones
was a sailor, boatbuilder, designer, and an excellent author JonesBoats
The Wooden Boat School
, in Brooklin, Maine (USA). I formerly taught boat building and sailing classes there in the summers. WBS
The Florida Maritime Museum
, in Cortez, FL - FMM
I taught boat building here, too. A nice little museum.
"Messing About in Boats." Always a good read MAIB
The Traditional Small Craft Association. TSCA
Get your fabric here - Email GEORGE DYSON: GDyson@gmail.com
He's a noted author and modern Baidarka pioneer, and he
supplies fabric for SOF builders all over the world. Tell him I sent you and what you are building!
Really Simple Sails
- Need a sail? RSS carries, or will custom make, sails for my designs - great service and prices.
Duckworks Duckworks Boat Building Supply
- with great
service and low prices, this is my go to source for all sorts of boating gear, hardware, fasteners, epoxy, et
Great building info to be had, here:
The Kayak Builders Forum KBF
The Greenland Kayak Forum QUSA
The WoodenBoat Forum WBF
Here's a link to Mike Bielski's article "It's a qajaq, part 2" (pp42) - an excellent overview of SOF skinning and coating options.