Build your own boat. Building your own boat isn’t so difficult. It can be a lot of work, but it is so satisfying to to take your own home built boat out on the water.
Step One: Buy Renn Tolman’s Book:
Tolman Alaskan Skiffs
Building Plans for Three Ply/epoxy Skiffs
Step Two: Read it over and over.
Step Three: Buy materials, and gather tools.
Step Four: Build sawhorses.
Step Five: Get started by building the transom. This will give you a good idea of the scale of the boat.
Step Six: Keep going until you have it on the water.
Having issues? Having Questions? Go to Tolman Skiff Building Forum and ask away.