Casey Nilsson

Snapshot: Peggotty

Artists can make creative use out of just about anything, including this beached catboat turned art studio.

“In 1906, when famed painter and Little Compton native Sydney Burleigh came across a beached catboat – which once ferried goods across the Sakonnet River – he hired a team of horses, towed it to his property and thatched on a roof.”