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Women fabricators discuss working in a male-dominated industry

Women in marine textiles discuss the highs and lows of this male-dominated industry.

Features | March 1, 2022 | By: Michelle Miron

Business hasn’t always been smooth sailing for Katie Bradford of Custom Marine Canvas in Noank, Conn. Back in 1990, five years after starting her business, she lost out on a substantial sail-building order because the customer believed she’d be giving up her business to focus on her new marriage.  In another instance, a male customer […]


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