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How On Earth Does This Not Sink?

Boatmaker Dave Gentry's surprisingly durable designs make the ancient gossamer "skinboat" (skin or fabric over a wooden frame) doable for home-crafters.  His website sells kit-plans where one no longer needs steam-bent ribs --just plywood and a jigsaw.

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Marth Woodroof has retired from WMRA and is now spending her time as a full-time writer and published author.
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