Also known as glassine, our transluscent kite paper can be used for making kites, lanterns, transparency pictures, origami, folded Waldorf window stars, paper flowers and more. Much heavier than ordinary tissue paper yet the light shines through and the colors glow with a warm and rich radiance.
Food safe and oil resistant. Projects using this paper can be found in Crafts Through the Year which also includes 15 different designs for Window Stars to display during the holidays or year round. Paper folding and making stars not only helps develop dexterity but is a captivating craft activity for the student of geometry. Germany.
Ages 8 and up.
Colors included: purple, magenta, light green, dark green, red, lemon yellow, golden yellow, blue, orange, brown, white
Choose: a Pad of small squares approximately 6" x 6" (100 or 500 sheets). or a Roll of 100 sheets each 27" x 20"
Basic 8-pointed star instructions made from the squares are available separately or see this tutorial at Wee Folk Art.
For kite making instructions using the large sheets in the roll view this helpful WikiHow tutorial.
Posted by Robin on 11th Feb 2015
So many more colors in this collection than the last one I purchased from somewhere else. I love having the added choices! and the price is wonderful!!!
Posted by Heather C on 11th Oct 2013
This kite paper is high quality and the colors are beautiful. So far we've used some to make Autumn window decorations.