Look! Up in the sky!

Kites have come a long way from the two sticks, paper, string and a tail made from whatever we could salvage from the house and not get into trouble with mom days.Β  Photo was taken today in a local park.

 

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12 Responses to Look! Up in the sky!

  1. Timothy Price says:

    I remember making kites out of newspaper, the straightest sticks we could find, and old torn up sheets for a tail. We had big open alfalfa fields around our house to fly them in. It was a lot of fun as long as we didn’t twist our ankles stepping in gopher holes. We also launched Estes rockets in the fields. Where you into rockets?

  2. I never did newspaper kites, but never went supt high-tech either. Nice, colorful image. Cheers!

  3. Sandhya says:

    Love the colors of the sky and the kite in the photograph!

  4. Lignum Draco says:

    Nice, but I was more the Charlie Brown type when it came to kites. πŸ™‚

  5. ChgoJohn says:

    Can you imagine giving one of our homemade beauties to a kid today? First you’d have to convince the child that it wan’t some sort of cruel joke. Love the color of this one, even if it would have been impossible back in the day. The closest we would have gotten is if we used the Sunday funnies for our kites. πŸ™‚

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