2017 Wooden Boat Festival has ended

Leigh O'Connor

Leigh grew up on the coastal town of Swampscott MA and spent summers working on Lobster boats. He attended the Art Institute of Boston where he studied as an apprentice in sculpture and bronze casting. He’s worked as a welder, metal fabricator and in woodworking, cabinetmaking, construction, and Historical Restoration. In 2008 he graduated from the Northwest School of Wooden Boatbuilding and immediately began working as a shipwright. He has worked for himself and also with two of the top wooden boat companies in the Port of Port Townsend.

My Speakers Sessions

Saturday, September 9

11:30am PDT

Sunday, September 10

10:30am PDT