Graduated from Valparaiso University in 2011 with a BS in Biology and minors in Chemistry and Humanities.
In the summer of 2012 my best friend Mary Catterlin and I circumnavigated Lake Michigan in our handmade dugout sailing canoe. After 93 days and 1200 miles, we returned to our home beach of Beverly Shores, IN. This adventure has led to the creation of a self produced documentary and a published illustrated journal.
Lake Michigan in a Dugout Canoe
BY MARY CATTERLIN
@ VOL 1
ON MAY 14, 2015
"That not how most people build boats these days but I figured I was new to woodworking, logs float no matter what, and I was committed."
In Lake Michigan in a Dugout Canoe from PechaKucha Night St. Joseph Vol. 1, Mary Catterlin and and Amy Lukas share their story of how, in the summer of 2012, they circumnavigated Lake Michigan in their handmade dugout sailing canoe. After 93 days and 1200 miles, they returned home to the beach of Beverly Shores, Indiana. This adventure has led to the creation of a self-produced documentary and a published illustrated journal.