Watch “Mike Morgan’s Quest to Make Traditional Skin Boats”
By MIKE MORGAN, SIMON MORRIS, and JERRY CROSS
This video is a supplement to The Kayak’s Cultural Journey
Mike Morgan’s fascination with small, traditional watercraft dates back to the ’80s. Building on his decades of experience as a musical instrument maker and repairer, Morgan set out to deconstruct and understand the ancient kayak designs so he could make his own authentic boats.