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Handsewing Skills of the Ditty Bag Apprenticeship

  • The Artful Sailor Whole Earth Nautical Supply 410 Washington Street Port Townsend, WA, 98368 United States (map)

The Artful Sailor presents a one day workshop on basic palm and needle canvas work.

  • Cost: $185.00 US
    Price includes: Tuition, cloth, seaming twine, boltrope, sail needle, and sailmaker’s beeswax.

  • Tools Required: Sailmaker’s palm, bench hook and fid (all available on loan but, if you have ’em, bring ’em!). By prior request, palms (specify L or R) and bench hooks will be available for purchase.

  • Check in: 8:30 am

  • Break: 12:00-1:00 pm

  • Limited space: 8 person capacity

  • Registration Deadline: Sunday, October 14th, 2018

Cancellation & Refund Policy: Full refunds to registrants if workshop is cancelled and to registrants who withdraw prior to registration deadline. 

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Big Stitchin’ Bonus!

Rigger, Brion Toss (www.briontoss.com) and sailmaker, Carol Hasse (www.porttownsendsails.com) are also having workshops the same weekend! 
We are all located in the same historic building and plan to party with a “loft crawl” Saturday evening after the workshops.

Earlier Event: September 29
Lake Union Wooden Boat Festival
Later Event: December 1
Artwalk Exhibit & Open House