Day one of class
About our Workshop
R.T.R.O has teamed up with Little Rock Boat Builder for WINTER classes so that you to learn the skills to build and walk away with your own hand built wooden canoe.
Our classes have been designed for someone who has little or no experience in woodworking. You will learn the stitch and glue method, a beginner friendly way to build a beautiful handcrafted wooden canoe.
In five exciting days or two weekends, we will walk you through the process of construction, fiberglassing and detail work to build your own Rock Town 16ft wooden canoe. Now you can know the accomplishment and excitement of having the maiden voyage of your very own handcrafted wooden canoe.
Materials are $1,650
Tuition for the class is $800
Complete Build (without finish) $2,450
Wed-Sunday Classes Jan 29th - Feb1st
Weekend classes available
Day two of Class.
"Years of road trips with my dad to Wooden Boat School in Maine and Chesapeake Light Craft in Maryland inspired me to start our own workshop in 2018 so that we can share the craftsmanship and accomplishment of building your own hand built wooden canoe right here in Little Rock Arkansas."
-Samuel Ellis Owner and Instructor