Arts and Adventure Paddlesports at BrassWind Landing News for 2020
Arts and Adventure Paddlesports at BrassWind Landing in Indian River has been a tradition in Indian River since 2011 when Sheree and Richard Lincoln bought the old Image Carvers Sign Shop from Jack Gerrard.? 2020 has been an interesting year for businesses everywhere and Covid 19 has brought a lot of changes.? We are passing the paddle – kind of like a torch – on to new owner, Stacie Scherman of Nor’East Outdoors. We met Stacie in 2013 when she started participating in the Indian River Kayak Biathlon and rented kayaks from us.? For 2020 Rates and Rentals visit her website at www.nor-eastoutdoors. Or give her a call she has our same phone numbers 231-238-4843 and 231-753-8029 to make the transition easier for all.
We loved running the river trips, helping make your summer vacation special with kayak and paddle board rentals delivered to your home, cottage or the beach along with having the kayak shop and gift shop featuring fine art, unique gifts? including hand craft boomerangs and wood boats built by Richard Lincoln, with art from Richard Lincoln’s ex-wife artist Sheree Lincoln.
About Richard Lincoln
Richard is a Wood Boat Builder who primarily builds custom Chesapeake Bay Light Craft (CLC) designed boats. Richard, or Lincoln as he known, apprenticed with well know Wood Boat Builder Tim Fox of C Fox Wood Boats, ?in Kent City Michigan for a number of years, before branching out on his own to open BrassWind BoatWorks as part of the BrassWind Landing in Indian River. Lincoln worked most of his life as a Food Scientist. He has a degree in Biology from Grand Valley University. He has been an avid sailor for many years and took up Kayaking more seriously after his retirement from Yoplait General Mills in Reed City, Michigan in 2006. Prior to that he worked at Gerber Products in Fremont, Michigan for 16 years in product and flavor development as well as assisted in some corporate training and educational presentations. He later substitute taught biology in the local West Michigan schools. In 2020 Lincoln decided to go back to teaching school and relocated to South Dakota.
Currently Lincoln is the distributor for Michigan for SludgeHammer, an innovative septic system remediation solution. He does site evaluations, sets up dealership and does consulting work on an environmentally way of saving septic systems through his company Innovative Septic Solutions (ISS). Learn more on the ISS website at www.innovativesepticsolutions.com.
About Sheree Lincoln
Sheree Lincoln grew up sailing and also loves paddle boardig.? She is currently a PaddleFit Pro Certified Coach and World Paddle Association (WPA) Level II Instructor Trainer. She races paddle boards and has been paddling since 2011. She is also an artist who paints in fluid acrylic and has work featured at BrassWind Landing. She owns a web hosting, domain and consulting company specializes in WordPress Websites like ours. To learn more visit her web site at www.sailawayhosting.com. In 2018 Sheree opened a new travel adventure company in Fort Myers Beach, Florida called Sea Dog Eco Tours. To learn more about paddling with Sheree in Fort Myers Beach, Florida visit www.seadogecotours.com