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Happy skiffin’ New Year!

January 7, 2013

The ‘Lily~Rose’ already has a personality to reckon with!

And two little personalities who couldn’t wait to climb inside her when she was formally ‘turned over’ on the 17th December 2012 …

Lily and Rosie climb aboard!

Wee Lily and baby Rosie testing their joint namesake for stability.

What work has been put in over the past few weeks by Ali Beag, Alan and Mark mainly with occasional help from Dan, Ewan P, et al…

27th Nov 2012 lily R

From this to …

Alan planks progress Dec 2012 LRthis…

then this Dec 2012and then…

Sanded ready for undercoat

…ready for her undercoat now – looking sooooo good…

Primer coat on!

and there; she’s over …to thunderous applause from local skiffies and friends, followed by drams and cake!

Boat turning Dec 2012

 Lily~Rose turned 17th Dec 2012

…and there she is the ‘Lily~Rose’ is turned- every inch bespeaking her Viking inheritance.

It’ll be ‘Watch out when the ‘Lily~Rose’ is about’ – a gentle name for a wee speed demon, just wait and see! The ‘Lass’ will have to look to her laurels in the coming season.

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