The blog of the design, construction, and launching of the vessel "Floating Empire", an electrically driven boat utilizing recycled and repurposed materials and a mix of modern and 18th and 19th century technologies to reduce carbon footprint. The vessel is a tiny house barrel barge, simply built of castoff materials and easily available parts, providing an easy living space for an individual or couple
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
I just wanted to share this with you guys: One of the great joys of living here on Middle River is our surroundings. Early evening and early morning, the river becomes calm--far calmer than any lake or stream I've ever seen--and the light is absolutely magical. If anyone wonders why I chose to live on the water, this is one of the best answers.