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Sitka artist carries forth Dale DeArmond's teachings

...passion for boats, a subject about which she is something of an expert. A former boat builder and co-founder of the Sitka Shipwrights Cooperative, Poulson has a deep appreciation for the beauty of old boats and spent 10 years repairing them in Sitka. She...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-11-27/wood-work
Art
Hands-on learning

...as much as I can."Galanin also brings a background in wooden boat building to the project."Learning the patience as a shipwright transfers over to this beautifully," he said. "Seems like every experience I've had has led up to this."Galanin grew...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-08/hands-learning
Art
The ebb and flow of a boat woman's life

...minute, said, "I need that boat!"She quickly rounded up a shipwright to check out the double-ender and he reportedly said "Oh...the double-ender to him because, she said, "He's THE shipwright in town.""He is such an artist, watching him is amazing...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-06-23/ebb-and-flow-boat-womans-life
Neighbors
Who's the sexiest of them all? An Alaskan

...told him. ``You're the sexiest man in America.'' Not exactly. But Schultz, a big, good-looking fisherman and shipwright who lives in South Anchorage's Bear Valley, is identified in this month's Ladies' Home Journal as a certified sexy man...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072899/Loc_sexy.html
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...told him. ``You're the sexiest man in America.'' Not exactly. But Schultz, a big, good-looking fisherman and shipwright who lives in South Anchorage's Bear Valley, is identified in this month's Ladies' Home Journal as a certified sexy man...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072899/Loc_sexy.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Alaska in 1962 to work for the Alaska Railroad. He lived in Bethel, Chevak and Sitka before moving to Juneau. He worked as a shipwright's helper, logger, deck-hand engineer, longshoreman, construction laborer and grocery store assistant manager. He...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/050101/Com_Obit.shtml
Here's to all the ships at sea

...my top five. Let's start with the first ship built by Europeans in Alaska. This was the Phoenix constructed by English shipwright James Shields under the supervision of Alexander Baranov in 1794 near present-day Seward. It was a hands-on effort and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090507/nei_20070905007.shtml
Neighbors
Century-old canoe being restored

...leaving the bottom an inch-and-a-half. A crack near one end was repaired with three neat stitches of spruce root. A shipwright from a later generation repaired the same crack with galvanized nails. The weathered, gray Tlingit dugout was fashioned...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110900/Loc_Canoe.html
Local
Filling orders with a vacuum

...on the market. The key is implementing a technology using vacuum infusion, which Welpton came across while working as a shipwright in Italy. Vacuum infusion involves covering an entire mold with a bag. Vinyl-ester resin is injected into the layers of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122905/loc_20051229014.shtml
News
Chasing the Shenandoah

...England. The wild journey took almost five months, and eventually most of the crew slipped away. Schooler, a fisherman, shipwright, seaman, photographer and guide, was reminded of the Shenandoah's story years later, when his interest in whaling and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062305/thi_20050623005.shtml
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