Make your own Greenland Paddles
Greenland Paddles Step-by-Step Book Cover Photo
"Greenland Paddles Step-by-Step" is the first detailed manual for making these elegant, traditional kayak paddles!

Using easy-to-understand directions and over 80 photographs and drawings, it guides the reader through all phases of the paddle making process:

  •   Selecting tools and materials
  •   Designing your paddle
  •   Layout
  •   Shaping
  •   Finishing

The methodical approach makes it easy for even a beginning woodworker to produce a beautiful and functional Greenland paddle, yet it also contains many helpful tips and tricks for the experienced paddle maker.

Checklist-style chapters allow readers to stop at any point in the process and quickly pick up right where they left off. It opens fully to lie flat on a bench for easy, no-hands use.

Whether you’re a seasoned paddle builder or just considering giving it a try, "Greenland Paddles Step-by-Step" is for you!


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