Simon Watts seeks former students and contacts

Discussion in 'All Things Boats & Boating' started by Richard Watts, Jul 6, 2017.

  1. Richard Watts
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    Location: Hinesburg, Vermont

    Richard Watts New Member

    Dear Fellow Boat builders:

    For more than 20 years I traveled the country teaching boat building in six-day classes. I am interested in re-connecting with the students of these classes (and my former apprentices from my previous career as a furniture maker). In 2003, my apartment was looted and all the records and photographs (more than 3000) were stolen and have never been recovered.

    I'd like to put together a few of these photos again. So if you have photos or other materials (including your recollections) please consider being in touch. You can contact me at Simonawatts@earthlink.net and at the same time, copy my son, Richard Watts at rwatts@uvm.edu.

    Hoping to hear from you!

    -- Simon

    P.S. I'm going on 88 so don't wait too long.

    P.P.S. You can see some of my plans and boat designs here.
     
  2. Angélique
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    Angélique aka Angel (only by name)

    What a story Simon . . :(

    I admire your courage and willpower to get started after such a setback, well done !!

    I wish you all the best and lots of responses on your call here . . :)

    Cordial greetings,
    - Angélique
     
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