Arts of the Sailor: Hitched Fender Key Fob

May 12, 2018
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Halifax

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Maximum Number of Participants: 8 Cost: $25

Fender hitching is the lost art of making bumpers to protect ships from damage bumping against a pier. However, instead of hitching an entire fender…like this:



Try your hand at hitching a miniature fender that will hang off your keychain like this:


The workshop will include all materials needed to make your own fender key fob. The deadline for registration is May 11. To register, contact Jason Climie at or at (902) 424-7490.