Perhaps because she's always loved things that fly, Martha recalls vividly the day her brother won a kite flying competition. The darting tails and the bright colors against the blue sky were almost magical.
Ripstop cloth (often called parachute cloth) in red, yellow, and blue
If your children are budding artists, they probably enjoy pursuing projects independently. Encourage your children's creative aspirations by providing them with small, portable worktables of their own. Equip the tables with conveniently mounted rolls of paper, and no matter where they are, your kids can portray their surroundings.
Drill with 3/16-inch drill bit
No. 6 screw eyes
1/2-inch diameter dowel, cut to fit width of table