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Re: Skin-on-Frame: Sprayskirt/Tuilik Recommendatio

: Thanks Mike - I've been playing with the idea of making my own.
: I've made everything else on the boat including the paddle, so
: that certainly fits. This is a different type of textile work
: and I'm not super great with a pair of sheers. I'll probably end
: up making a tuilik, but thought that I would start with a
: commercial spray skirt.

: Eric M.

You could make a custom fitted neoprene aquilisaq in afternoon even with no sewing experience. IMO, neoprene is easier to work with than fabric. Don't let the fear of the shear deter you! Conquer the fear, use the shear!