This is a link to a recent Adirondack Life article that might be interesting to this community. Adirondack Life Article - » Old Craft, New Twist (adirondacklifemag.com) These folks have taken canoe building and boat restoration to a new (and odd) place. Would you consider printing new decks for your Gerrish or for that matter, printing a Morris? The Rushton canoes have been copied in modern materials for about 50 years now so presumably this sort of "innovation" is par for the course. For myself, I think it's a definite pass.