The Making of Japanese Kites: Tradition, Beauty and Creation

In this book, Masaaki Modegi unravels they mystery and tradition of Japanese kites and gives instruction on the tools, materials, and techniques involved in Japanese kite making. Exploring the mystery of Japanese kites, Modegi explains the characteristics and significance of particular styles, explains how to fly and where to see Japanese kites. Included are instructions on kite making for beginner, intermediate and advanced kite makers.

(Softcover/full color/112 pages/ 7.125” x 10.125”/ 2007)