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HMS BARFLEUR bow
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John’s ships are plank-on-frame wooden ship models of sailing ships. They range from 1700s era ships to 1800s and 1900s era sailing ships. John’s work is detailed and accurate. He is passionate about creating heirloom quality models that are true to life.  Please browse our photo gallery for examples of ships that John crafted in the past.

Contact us to see more photos of John’s work or to discuss ship model making, please contact John at
jnhood@scotiagems.com or go to http://www.picturetrail.com/johnhood for three albums about his ship model making
New   see Facebook page  The  Building of HMS  Bar Fleur   It  has many pictures and explainations of the building of the model.
 

WEATHERVANE SHIP INSTALLED
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SHIP RENOVATED BY JOHN

the bow september 2012
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John Hood and the Pompey Dick model
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The Pompey Dick in the workshop
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Pompey Dick model
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pewter cannon
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The Stem
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capstan
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stern of Bar Fleur
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The weathervane is on Brown Street and Main st in Yarmouth, N.S.  The Pompey Dick model is hanging in the Council Chamber at Town Hall, Main Street ,Yarmouth

Bar Fleur framing

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clamps until glue dries

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inside with cannons sept 2012
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pewter cannon under construction sept 2012
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John working on the model sept. 2012
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side of the ship sept. 2012
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Model of Louise
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model of HMS Endeavor
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Stern of HMS Barfleur
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working from the plans
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JOHN HOOD AND YARMOUTH CRAFTSPLASH
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USS CONSTITUTION QUARTER DECK
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MODEL OF HMS ZEALOUS
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Bow of HMS Zealous
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John Hoof snd model of HMS Zealous

Planking the deck of HMS Barfleur
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Planking the hull of HMS Barfleur
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TRANSOM OF HMS BARFLEUR
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BARFLEUR UNDER CONSTRUCTION
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The inside deck being constructed
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USS CONSTITUTIONS
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BARLEUR PLANKS
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BARFLEUR
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USS CONSTITUTION AND JOHN HOOD
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HMS ZEALOUS
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THE SHIP BUILDERS APRIL 2010
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BARFLEUR DECK APRIL 2010
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Pompey Dick details
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Pompey Dick stern detail
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Pompey Dick detail
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Pompey Dick detail bow
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WEATHERVANE UNDER REPAIR
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REBUILDING THE WEATHERVANE
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REBUILDING WEATHERVANE
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