Mary South’s wonderful profile of the Philadelphia Wooden Boat Factory in their March issue features the Factory One Design.
Just got these images from Victoria Guidi, Program Director at the Philadelphia Wooden Boat Factory.
This one says it all! The Purple Lady – the kids chose the color and the name – sailing in the basin to the side of the Independence Seaport Museum. The Cruiser, Olympia and the Bark, Moshulu in the background.
Take a look at three new pages.
While you’re at it, look around. The entire site has been tuned.
I encourage you to check out what they are up to. The program, run by Brett Hart, hosts inner city youth, working under boatbuilding instructor, Victoria Guidi.
It has been a privilege working with them, and getting to meet and spend time with an exceptional group of kids.
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