« Workshops | Swallow Tail
.:: Swallow Tail ::.
By: Robert Brasington
DESCRIPTION of Workshop:The workshop involves the construction of a unique platform. It concentrates on the specialised appliqué technique to result in a graduated colour formation. The workshop also focuses on the use of Organza fabric.
Size of Kite:The heads are 1500mm high by 600 wide. The tails are 5M long.
DURATION: 8 Hours
COST: $75 Australian
GENERAL COMMENTS: The workshop uses an interesting and original method of relief appliqué where the participants refer back to the original template to build up the colour profile in the head of the kite. The participants need a functional sewing machine and related items. There will be materials supplied to the class for group use. All hardware is supplied. Panels are pre-cut to save valuable workshop time. The kite is an extremely reliable kite capable of flying in winds from 6Kph to 30Kph. It makes an excellent kite for Trains. Participants are welcome to order more kits to complete at a later date.