Drachen Foundation
Surf the Wind Traveling Exhibit

Design Development
Note: All drawings, models and prototypes are currently being developed and are subject to change.

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last edited 11/11/02

A1.0 Plan View
A suggested 30 ft x 40 ft layout
1.0 Wall of Wind
16 box fans generating wind for visitors to test their own creations.
2.0 Kite Surfing
Cut-out of kite surfer with dvd media footage. (Site must supply monitor).
3.0 Kite Buggy
Actual kite buggy with dvd media footage. (Site must supply monitor).
4.0 Kite Making Stations
2 tables with instructions and materials for making 3 different kites.
5.0 Computer Modeling
Computer modeling software allows visitors to create and test their own designs
6.0 Geography of Kites
An interactive game table.
7.0 Sky Gallery
8 Contemporary kites from kite makers around the world.
8 name banners, (3 ft x 7 ft) which identifies kite maker and country.
The banner hangs next to the appropriate kite.
8.0 Kite History and Background
13 full color banners covering the history of kites.
Each banner is 3 ft x 8 ft and are hung with dowels (top and bottom).
To see images go to: http://www.drachen.org/about_kites.htm

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