Category Woodworking
Woodworking

Make Your Own Toboggan Workshop Photos | Feb 2-3, 2019

  This past weekend, IYRS ran our first short-term workshops offered at IYRS in a while. Boatbuilding instructors Joel Senger &...
Woodworking

The Mystical Skill of Lofting

When you first get started in boat building a lot of things will be utterly foreign to you. Some methods...
Woodworking

Safety First!

Some of you may have heard, or maybe you know nothing of it, but there was a recent (minor) accident...
Woodworking

Band Aids, Bevel Gauges & Bench Projects

The first few weeks of the program have already flown past. The level of autonomy we’re working at currently...
Woodworking

Soul Plane

My decision to attend IYRS came to me like a period at the end of a sentence. As you read...
Woodworking

Team Turtle Return for a Second Year

Hey folks, Kate Preston here. I’m back for another year of keeping you wonderful readers in the loop about...
Woodworking

Tips From a (Future) Shipwright

By Jason Eldridge 1st Year Student Ambassador in the Boatbuilding & Restoration Program at IYRS “Well, that sounds…interesting” “What...
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Heartwarming Heartwood

By Melissa Conlon 1st Year Student Ambassador for the Boatbuilding & Restoration Program at IYRS To be honest, the smell...
Woodworking

On soundtracks and the start of the second year

By Daniel Mollet 2nd Year Student Ambassador for the Boatbuilding & Restoration Program at IYRS. Paddling the Beetle Cat out...
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Courtesy of Boatbuilding & Restoration Student Ambassador Kate Preston, enjoy The Beetle Cat Half Modelnote: no sound
Woodworking

We’re busting open the doors for a big open house this Saturday in #NewportRI. If you have an interest...
Woodworking

Have You Ever Lived in a House With Wooden Doors?

By Kate Preston, Student Ambassador for the Boatbuilding & Restoration Program at IYRSI should start with Happy New Year folks!...
Woodworking

[gallery] First years students in the Boat Building program. Phil is cutting the transition rabbet in the foreground, while Ji...
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[gallery] BBR first years are framing their Beetle Cats this week. #iyrs #boatbuilding #woodworking #framing #steambending
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[gallery] Plank lines are being laid out on the second year BBR electric launch build. #iyrs #boatbuilding #woodworking (at IYRS)
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All Systems Go!

By Thad Yukna, Student Ambassador for the Marine Systems Program at IYRSI’m a bit late to the party as...
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On Deconstruction

By Daniel Mollet, Boatbuilding & Restoration Student Ambassador“…this trace being related no less to what is called the future...
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Tool Sharpening, Joinery & Woodworking Projects

By Kate Preston, IYRS Boatbuilding & Restoration Student AmbassadorNow I realize this may not be interesting for everyone, so if...
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On Lofting and Muppets

By Daniel Mollet, IYRS Boatbuilding & Restoration StudentAllow me to begin with a brief tangent. They say there are two...
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Introduction Kate Preston (and Allegheny), IYRS Student Ambassador

By Kate Preston, Boatbuilding & Restoration Student at IYRSI grew up in the mountains of West Virginia, in the highest...
Woodworking

Introducing Daniel Mollet, IYRS Student Ambassador

By Daniel Mollet, First Year Boatbuilding & Restoration Student at IYRSI grew up on a farm in South Dakota, only...

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