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,