Sloop: Restoring My Family's Wooden Sailboat--An Adventure in Old-Fashioned Values

Sloop: Restoring My Family's Wooden Sailboat--An Adventure in

Now in paperback, Daniel Robb’s Sloop proves he “is a craftsman… with words as well as with a hammer, as he constructs a charming tale that both details the technical nature of boatbuilding and captures the essence of the past, present, and future of a New England maritime community” (Publishers Weekly). • Interest in the environment and ecology: Daniel robb decided to restore his family’s well-worn wooden sailboat in appreciation for its craftsmanship and out of respect for the environment for which it was intended. Sloop’s tribute to the simple life and one’s environment will resonate with sailing enthusiasts and anyone who appreciates fine craftsmanship. • Timeless values: robb voices an ethic in which things are valued and appreciated, especially well-designed objects that still have years of useful life in them. While die-hard sailors or woodworking fanatics will love this book, robb’s skill as a writer also makes this a fascinating read for anyone. His humorous account of his on-the-job learning experience and of the eccentric characters who share his values and helped him will delight readers. “Robb writes of his painstaking restoration of a rotted 12½- foot herreshoff that had floated on memory and emotion, and finally again on water.…a gem.” ...

  • ASIN: B00HXGD5E2

How to Build a Wooden Boat

How to Build a Wooden

Author built wooden boats for over 50 years and shares his knowledge about traditional, practical, plank-on-frame boat construction. Literate, warm, encouraging, insightful. Wonderfully illustrated by Sam Manning.

  • ASIN: 0937822108

A Boy Called Sailboat

A Boy Called

  • ASIN: B07MRH4GDX

Hampton Nautical Wooden Rustic Blue Sailboat/Anchor Wall Accent with Hook Set, 6"

Hampton Nautical Wooden Rustic Blue Sailboat/Anchor Wall

  • Brand: Hampton Nautical
  • ASIN: B00GA1Z87I
  • UPC: 849029003087

Toy Wooden Blocks for Kids 60pc Educational Creative Fun Family Games Natural Wooden Building Blocks Set to Build Wooden Guard Ship Helicopter or Sailboat Model Wooden Letters Numbers

Toy Wooden Blocks for Kids 60pc Educational Creative

These wooden educational building blocks are made of natural beech and are ideal as a family game. This educational toy building set is excellent through all the stages of brain development, from preschoolers to adults. Wooden toys by Fantadrom are made for creative gaming. With this wooden block set for kids, children can build wooden numbers, letters and various wooden models such as Helicopters, Airplanes, Guard Ships, Sailboats or even architectural buildings. Therefore, these wooden building blocks will benefit kids in learning math, physics as well as engineering concepts through the hands-on building. The set includes wooden blocks and a booklet of building ideas. With no glue or connectors needed this play set is ready to play with straight out of the box, simply unpack and build. Enjoy and have fun! wooden letters wooden building set stacking set blocks family games wooden toys family feud game educational games family board games wooden games big wooden blocks large wooden letters wooden numbers kid educational games toy wooden blocks wooden game large wooden blocks toy educational games game wooden abc wooden blocks fun family games yard games for adults and family wooden letter toy wooden train set game baby wooden toys wooden educational toys wooden alphabet letters ...

  • Color: Fantadrom Wooden Blocks
  • Brand: Fantadrom
  • ASIN: B07NGLL95X

Youdeem-tablecloth Circular Table Cover mNautical Inspired Seagull Lighthouse Lifebuoy and Sailboat Wooden Board Backgr for Family Dinners or Gatherings 63"-67" Round (Elastic Edge)

Youdeem-tablecloth Circular Table Cover mNautical Inspired Seagull Lighthouse

This is a retro and elegant tablecloth, making your dining table unique. Gorgeous patterns, relaxed dining atmosphere, it is worthy for you. Features: Made from Polyester fiber print. Stylish, avant-garde pattern. Create a classic tablecloth. soft, pattern and fabric perfect fusion, never fade. Elastic Edge ,Anti-wrinkle, machine wash, mild circulation, the trunk will not shrink. With this decorative tablecloth, you can easily dress up your table and help your family and friends enjoy any occasion at home, party, hotel, restaurant and coffee shop. home decoration wallpaper quality, flower design avant-garde. Fabric feel soft. Use more. Really beautify your vision and make you feel happy. Due toputer/screen display, the color of the actual item may slightly from the above images. As a result of manual production, sewing and cutting will inevitably occur a little deviation, please allow 2cm. Hand-washing and machine washing are all available,but we suggest hand-washing and not dewatering, you can medium temperature ironing. Avoid prolonged exposure to the sun. Quality guarantee: Quality is a top priority at art of beauty. If there's any reason you're not 100% SATISFIED, let us know and you will getfriendly customer service.

  • Color: Color5
  • Brand: Youdeem-tablecloth
  • ASIN: B07NKYTL7F

GoSports Portable PVC Framed Cornhole Toss Game Set with 8 Bean Bags and Travel Carrying Case - Choose American Flag Design, Red & Blue or Football

GoSports Portable PVC Framed Cornhole Toss Game Set

The GoSports PVC frame Cornhole game was designed to be the most portable Cornhole set available. The game folds down into a compact carrying case and weighs under 15 pounds so you can easily take them everywhere. The 'boards' are built using a robust PVC frame with a nylon fabric surface. While scoring is the same for these boards (1 point on the board and 3 points in the hole), game play is slightly different because of the lightweight materials used. Bags will bounce on the boards and may not slide the same as wood sets, but once you get used to the different style of play, they are a BLAST to use. We are sure some cornholers will complain that this set cannot provide the traditional Cornhole experience, but these are made as a highly portable Cornhole option for people who don't want to bring out their full size set (beach, camping, younger kids, etc.). If you are looking for a traditional Cornhole set, GoSports manufactures a full line of premium sets. The set includes 2 targets, 8 bean bags (sand filled), a carrying case and rules. Available in Classic Red & Blue, American Flag or Football Designs.

  • Brand: GoSports
  • ASIN: B011XFDMAA
  • UPC: 850298002893

Wooden Hawaiian Island Chain Wall Art

Wooden Hawaiian Island Chain Wall

Hand crafted with ALOHA and MADE IN HAWAII. Ships directly from O'ahu, Hawaii. This product is made from clear and knotty pine and is hand-crafted and designed to accurately depict the eight major Hawaiian Islands - Kaua`i, Ni`ihau, O`ahu, Moloka`i, Lana`i, Maui, Kaho`olawe, Hawai`i. Once the wood is carefully cut, each island is sanded, stained, and varnished for a smooth finish. All eight islands are included, along with mounting tape. The largest island, Hawai`i (the Big Island), is 12"x12" at it widest points. The suggested space for the set is about 6 feet; however, this measurement is very flexible.

  • Color: Walnut Brown
  • Brand: Hawaii Heiwa
  • ASIN: B01EW3OSK8

Extra Thick Comfortable Rug Sailboat Gaff Top Sail Tall Wooden Sailing Ships Waves Art for Living Room Dining Room Family W47 x L59 INCH

Extra Thick Comfortable Rug Sailboat Gaff Top Sail

  • ASIN: B07FRXMSCQ

Barnyard Designs Nautical Wooden Plaque with Sailor Rope and Corrugated Sheet Metal Sailboat Cutout, 22" x 14" | Nautical Beach Decor

Barnyard Designs Nautical Wooden Plaque with Sailor Rope

Barnyard Designs is a premier seller of vintage home décor items. This original Barnyard Designs piece is carefully crafted to give it our signature vintage look and add to your farmhouse or nautical country home decor theme. Product Dimension: 22" x 14" x 0.75"

  • Color: Light Blue
  • Brand: Barnyard Designs
  • ASIN: B07236C21Y
  • UPC: 748388104018
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