Wooden Boat Building with Erin and Evan Walsh

After growing up in the Midwest and meeting in sprawling Chicago, Erin and Evan Walsh yearned for a life that was more connected to nature. After finishing design school and entering the workforce in the city, they decided that changing pace wasn't simply an ideal, it was a necessity. They piled their belongings in a Subaru with their two close friends and set the car heading West towards Seattle. It took two weeks, and involved many National Park stops and wildlife sightings, but when they arrived in the Pacific Northwest they never looked back. Now, the couple resides in Port Townsend, and help craft and repair boats at the North West Maritime Center. We took a short trip to Port Townsend ...

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