June 27, 2017

Making Boats - 6 DIY Sailing Boat Crafts

Do remember making paper boats when you were a child? It’s something you very rarely see these days which is such a shame as they’re great fun to both make and race.

Paper boats can be as simple as a sheet of paper folded up along the edges to create a shape like a shallow bowl, or as complex as intricately folded and constructed replicas of real ship designs. Heres a basic tutorial to get you started, once you've mastered the basics of how to make a paper boat you can take it a step further by adding sails and some rigging. But why stop at paper boats? We’ve rounded up some DIY’s using driftwood, cork and paper-mache as well.

Happy Sailing x

 

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Newspaper Paper Boat tutorial via Good To Know

 

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Get some inspiration from this kids sailing party

 

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DIY Driftwood Sailboats tutorial via White Gun Powder

 

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Paper Boat Decorations via Oh Happy Day

 

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Cork Sailboat In A Jar tutorial via Handmade Charlotte

 

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Paper-Mache Boat via Ann Wood Handmade

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