Canvaswork & Sails

Hardcover, Brion Toss, 432 pages, 8 x 9.5 inches, ISBN: 9780071849784
Revised and updated―the only book you need on sailboat rigging and marlinspike arts From its initial publication,  The Complete Rigger’s Apprentice  has been the definitive go-to resource for weekend sailors and maritime professionals who want to master the fine art of rigging. In this...

Paperback, Jim Grant, 186 pages, 8.5 x 11 inches, ISBN: 9780070240803
For sailboat or powerboat owners who want to construct sail covers, awnings, biminis, dodgers, cushion covers, boat covers, weather cloths from traditional canvas or synthetic materials. Detailed instructions, clear and easy to follow. 180 illustrations.

Paperback, Emiliano Marino, illustrated by Christine Erikson, 481 pages, 7.75 x 95 inches, ISBN: 9780071376426
There is little about designing, making, repairing or improving sails that this book doesn't cover. More than a comprehensive apprenticeship, it is also a wonderfully illustrated examination of the world's rig and sail types.

Hardcover, Don Casey, 137 pages, 7.5 x 95 inches, ISBN: 9780070133914
Step-by-step, picture-by-picture how to measure for, construct, modify, renew and repair canvas items such as dodgers, biminis, sail covers, sail bags, cushions and more above decks and below. Also, how to repair and improve sails.

Paperback, Karen S. Lipe, 238 pages, 7 x 10 inches, ISBN: 9780070380004
36 projects for power and sailboats. Hatch covers, dodgers, dinghy covers, much more. Excellent drawings and instructions.