Don Beale Paddle carving workshop - Tacoma - 2010

Sea Kayaking Course

Don Beale Paddle carving workshop

Don Beale Paddle making workshop

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One of the most defining elements of Greenland Traditional Style Paddling is the narrow bladed paddle. Inuit paddles were developed over thousands of years of use by cultures that depended on their paddle and kayak for hunting, travel and survival. Today, more and more kayakers are re-discovering the benefits of using a West Greenland style paddle. Don Beale has been making and selling Greenland style paddles since 2002, In his workshop you will be provided with a blank and given step by step hands on instruction instruction to complete your own Greenland style paddle. The rest is up to you.
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