The Companionway Ladder & A Big Update – Episode 197 – Acorn to Arabella: Journey of a Wooden Boat

From Acorn To Arabella. Visit here if you think you can help with our rigging hardware: https://www.acorntoarabella.com/rigging-hardware New Tiers on Patreon! https://patreon.com/acorntoarabella So many updates this week! What’s cooking for 2022? Did we just reveal a bit about our launch schedule? What parts are needed to button up the plans for rig and sails? Where’s…

Built Like a Tank – Episode 196 – Acorn to Arabella: Journey of a Wooden Boat

From Acorn To Arabella. Sign up for our email newsletter: http://eepurl.com/hn3Qyv Acorn to Arabella is a boat building project taking place in Granby, Massachusetts. Steve and Alix started as amateur boat builders building a 38′ wooden boat in Steve’s backyard: designer William Atkin’s Ingrid with a Stormy Petrel’s gaff rig. These videos follow the journey…

Finally Back to Woodworking! – Episode 195 – Acorn to Arabella: Journey of a Wooden Boat

From Acorn To Arabella. ADD DESCRIPTION HERE ————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Sign up for our email newsletter: http://eepurl.com/hn3Qyv Acorn to Arabella is a boat building project taking place in Granby, Massachusetts. Steve and Alix started as amateur boat builders building a 38′ wooden boat in Steve’s backyard: designer William Atkin’s Ingrid with a Stormy Petrel’s gaff rig. These…

We’ll Be Live from the 2021 Annapolis Sailboat Show – Acorn to Arabella: Journey of a Wooden Boat

From Acorn To Arabella. Here are the streaming and in-person events over the coming week: 7 a.m. ET, Friday, October 15: A2A Live from the Annapolis Sailboat Show The stream will be here: https://youtu.be/498a2IpwfAc A look around, and talking tenders with John Harris of Chesapeake Light Craft https://www.clcboats.com/ 1 p.m. ET, Saturday, October 16 and…

Arabella’s Workbench, Part 1 – Episode 180 – Acorn to Arabella: Journey of a Wooden Boat

From Acorn To Arabella. Bellota the Bilge Dragon: https://www.bonfire.com/bellota-the-bilge-dragon/ There is a great deal of difference between a boat built to suit most people—one that’s meant to go onto the market to be sold immediately, with general accommodations builders think the average buyer might want to ensure its sale—and Arabella, which is surely forming up…

What to Expect When Visiting Acorn to Arabella

From Acorn To Arabella. We’re glad you’re stopping by! Please follow all the signs, and very importantly, please approach quietly, silence your phone (including camera noises) and don’t disturb work if Steve or other crew are focused and unable to visit with you. To see all the guidelines, please visit this page: https://www.acorntoarabella.com/visitor-welcome ——————————————————- Sign…

Fitting the Saloon / Salon Berth – Episode 178 – Acorn to Arabella: Journey of a Wooden Boat

From Acorn To Arabella. For visitor information and to watch the video Ben mentions in the intro, visit this page: https://www.acorntoarabella.com/visitor-welcome We say saloon, some say salon… we say lapstrake, some say clinker… we’re not calling the whole thing off. Boat terminology can vary from region to region, sometimes by such a slight difference that…