Home/People/The Pterodactyl: A 73 Year Old Artist and His Pirate Ship. VIDEO PeopleUSAVideo The Pterodactyl: A 73 Year Old Artist and His Pirate Ship. VIDEO 5 February 2018 Less than a minute Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Pinterest Reddit WhatsApp Share via Email Print Eddie Landis is an artist who built his own sailboat, the Pterodactyl, a Schooner, using Ferrocement back in the mid 70s. The project took 10 years to complete. You can discover more here.