Get these plans here: http://picocurl.com/g7p this is a 17ft skiff that i built over summer this is the first boat that i have ever built by myself.. Some people don’t believe in love at first sight, but brad woodworth isn’t one of them. about 15 years ago, woodworth, 52, would take time off from his job as a. This is a good building job but that little "chicken beak" tacked below the ‘sprit looks ridiculous! jack is a simple small cruising boat, just big enough to be.