Model-building fans of any age will love this beautifully detailed kit. Adobe Builder offers an opportunity to create a scale model of an adobe casa -- a traditional small Southwestern house -- from authentic materials. The kit provides everything you need to build a miniature house approximately 8 x 10 x 7 inches. It includes detailed instructions, hand-made authentic components, and a complete set of blueprints. You may mix your own adobe or use a modeling compound (both are included). The traditional adobe casa, which is still seen throughout New Mexico, was adapted centuries ago by Spanish colonists from Pueblo Indian architecture. The kit includes interesting information on this unique cultural treasure of the Southwest. Designed originally for schools, this Juniper Learning kit offers complete reliability, user-friendly instructions, and historical background that make the building of your own miniature casa rewarding and fun.Model-building fans of any age will love this beautifully detailed kit.
|Publisher||:||Clear Light Books - 1999|