With most of the true hand letterers retiring and the art of such things being lost to time, how does one keep the look and feel of type alive. You can rifle through thousands of fonts to find somet… Read more
This story is in the New Brass bell, but the post office that sends them out was under 8 feet of water last week…The good news though is that the Brass Bell was not in the Post office yet.
The C… Read more
When I started getting interested in Antique & Classic boats. I had no idea about the difference between Runabouts and Utilities. It was just about varnish and a cool look. “Like th… Read more
Thanks to fellow Woody Boater Scott Sawyer for spotting this article in the San Fransisco Chronicle.
Joltin’ Joe has left Martinez waterfront
What a boost of energy, after 3 years of slogging through the ups and downs of a brutal restoration, and at a low point, just wanting to go boating. Sylvia’s interior is here, from RodR… Read more
Being in the Ad business, it warms my heart to know that folks are using advertisements of the day to help bring their dreams to life. Fellow Woody Boater David Konick is doing just that with his t… Read more
Welcome to Skiff Craft, in business since 1904 as the Henry Boat Company. In 1959, the company was renamed Skiff Craft and moved to Ohio. By relocating to Ohio, Local Amish and Mennonite commun… Read more
The leather is in after 6 weeks of custom rubbing and massaging. First they had to raise special water cows, feed them sikoflex, and rub there hides with teak oil. Then they had to talk them into k… Read more