Hands on Craftsmen

Sailor Made: Folk Art of the Sea

Sneak Peak of Sailor Made with Mirelle Luecke Get a sneak peek into the upcoming exhibit “Sailor Made: Folk Art of the Sea.” Drawing from the collection of Mystic Seaport Museum and highlighting many artifacts long hidden from public view,…

Tool Sharpening, Part 5: Shipwright Show & Tell

Virtual Learning In Part 5 of our Tool Sharpening series, watch as Shipwright, Chris Sanders takes us through a “show and tell” of the interesting and unusual tools used by shipwrights. Age Recommendation: High School – Adult

Half Model Demonstration

Follow along with Walt Ansel, Senior Shipwright at Mystic Seaport Museum, as he walks you through the steps and techniques for building a half model. At the end of this session, you should be able to get started on your…