Flat and bowed kite plans
Japanese horsefly kite (plan at end of page),
Straightforward design for arch of diamond kites.
Billy Bear's Mini Kite
Tissue paper and stir sticks make an easy flying diamond for children.
Simple kite for children to make.
Caribbean and Bermuda Kite Plans
Background, photos and plans of various traditional kites from the Caribbean, Bermuda and Suriname. Tips and tricks for working with bamboo materials.
Cocktail Napkin Kites
Detailed discussion of building miniature kites.
Classic diamond without bridle.
Traditional construction of Japanese kite, from bamboo and washi paper.
Simple, effective single line bird made from bamboo and black plastic.
Provides plans for the Wolf Genki, Flowform, Traditional Genki, Graded Tail, and Cross Deck.
Kite made from a crisp packet.
Collect em all...
This version includes adaptations for quick assembly.
Provides a circular kite based on the Rokkaku.
Miniature kite with flying pig graphic.
Shooting Star Train Kites
Multiple single line star kites flown together.
Photographs of traditional construction of Japanese Tahara.
The Virtual Kite Zoo
Descriptions, plans and pictures of a variety of kite designs.
3 line kite
A 3-line arch that flaps like a bird.
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