mercredi 31 mars 2010

Algonkin old style canoe

the finished canoe

bent ribs inside the canoe, algonkin style

ribs being placed in order of size waiting to be bend

side pannel sewing , inwale and outwale pegging

inwale shaping

High ends , Attikameg style or tête de boules

bending the bark around the frame

frame on the bark roll

This is an algonkin old style canoe ordered from a customer in Quebec city. It has high ends, slightly flared sides and overlapped planking inside. It is a 13 footer, the bark is from New Brunswick,