Next I needed to add an inner lining for the boat - somewhere comfortable to sit, after all it IS a boat, not a jet ski!
I made a type of pouch to fit inside the body -
this next picture of the reverse shows the amount of top sewing that went into the fabric collage:
Again the opening was too soft to hold its shape and I had to create a channel to take a circle of aluminium sculpting wire so the opening would stay open.
and here it is being fitted into the body of the boat:
In the next post, I show how the head was attached and the finished boat.
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