Paper Kites How to Build and Fly Your Own Paper Kites by Nic Compton


Paper Kites How to Build and Fly Your Own Paper Kites by Nic Compton

Paper Kites contains everything you need to make a four-cell tetrahedral kite, using 24 paper straws, a sheet of tissue paper cut into 4 sails, string and a handle. An accompanying book includes step-by-step instructions for building the basic 4-cell paper kite, along with details of how to expand it to a 16-, 32- or 64- cell version - and so on, ad infinitum. A CD-Rom provides you with printable sails designs, ranging from traditional dragons to contemporary manga cartoons. You'll soon have a high-flying handmade kite and the knowledge to build a whole lot more.

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Mixed media product
64 pages


Nic Compton
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Publication date

25th January 2011



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