Thursday, December 24, 2009

Happy Christmas to All

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year
from Urchin and the Byars

Thursday, December 10, 2009

Joe Youcha

Here is a link to a news clip about Alexandria Seaport's Boat Building program.

Wednesday, December 9, 2009

Tuesday, December 8, 2009


I stopped by the Seaport between classes and put a coat of topsides paint on the deck of TP. She is looking fine. See Greenboats for more pictures of today.

Monday, December 7, 2009


Top Priority in primer.

Saturday, December 5, 2009

First Snow

6 hr canoes in the snow.

Friday, December 4, 2009

Sharing Boat Genes

We found a boat on the beach! Got to start early. This is my grandson, 'Siah.

Thursday, December 3, 2009

Boat Movie by boatmovie

Watch this! It is my favorite boat. (and there are some favorite good friends there too.)

Tuesday, December 1, 2009

King of the Hill

Talking about sailing is a substitute for the real thing, but I am patiently awaiting the spring when the water warms up. Silent Maid is being refit and made even more comfortable to sail and to cruise. This is real design work.