There’s always something new to make and experience at The Center for Wooden Boats!
BUILD A BOAT
Experience the joys of partaking in hands-on craftmaking by building a wooden boat! Specialized courses guide students through each step - with expert craftsmen at the helm.
LEARN A NEW SKILL
It’s never too late to take that wood shop class you’ve always wanted. At CWB, a variety of woodworking opportunities are available to you.
In these week long classes students will be guided through the construction of one of the Chesapeake Light Craft kit boats.
Join local boatwright Eric Hvalsoe and work on boat building projects using traditional methods of wooden boat contruction in our Wagner Education Center Bill Garden boatshop.
From in-depth tool talks, to useful items to keep around the shop, these classes focus on creating a workspace as useful as a well-stocked pantry–you always have just what you need.
Weekend specialty woodworking classes in our Bill Garden Boatshop.