CKP making kites in Greenwich this Saturday. Come on down!

Were very excited to be making kites down on Greenwich Peninsula with the Avant Gardening team at the Greenwich Garden which is here: Kite making sessions will be held this Saturday (28th July). Session times are: 11am-1pm, 2-4pm & 5-7pm. Blackheath is just down the road and is the perfect spot for some Indian Fighter … Continue reading

The Universal Right To Play + London Festival of Architecture = Free Kite Making with CKP!

We were really excited to be asked by ARTICLE 31.1 to run a FREE KITE MAKING WORKSHOP this Sunday at Weavers Field, in Bethnal Green, London. All the details of times and information can be found here: Can’t wait! Look forward to seeing you there, CKP team x — The city’s built environment is constantly changing. … Continue reading

Kite Project Costa Rica!

We are unbelievably excited to be able to show off Kite Project’s very own Nat Ortiz running a workshop and flying day with a community group for disadvantaged kids in Playa Potrero, on the pacific coast of Costa Rica! We could bang on all day about what an incredible job she did, but she’s only … Continue reading

Indian Fighting Kite Making @ The Hospital Club

Thank you to all the kite makers who came to our kite making day at the The Hospital Club. We had a blast making Indian Fighting Kites with you all. Lets meet up in a field somewhere and battle it out soon! Some pictures from the day are up on our facebook page .

Kite flying day CONFIRMED!

So finally: The 1st CKP – KITE FLYING DAY will be on Saturday 14th April, 11-4pm. Location: Victoria Park, Hackney, London. We will be flying in the open space between St. Marks Gate and Cadogan Gate – enter from Cadogan Terrace in the North East end of the Park. Bring a BBQ or some sandwiches … Continue reading

Kite Flying Day Update!

Let’s go fly a kite! Our Kite flying day has been re-scheduled for the weekend of 14th April… More info will follow shortly.

A very snowy Sunday saw the CKP team and some extras – including two of our extremely talented artists Alex Turvey and Bobby Evans AKA Telegramme – take part in a test workshop hosted by Mr Christopher Jarratt himself. You can see the results below, but it was a great run-through and only heightened the … Continue reading

CKP featured on Design Week

We’re delighted to see Community Kite Project feature in Design Week this week. Thanks to all the guys there, and we look forward to seeing you at the workshop during the event.

Here at Community Kite Project we believe fun and imagination are precious commodities. We would like to share them with as many people as possible. For hundreds of years kites have been central to childhood (and adult) games and pursuits; indeed, kite flying across the globe is synonymous with freedom, the outdoors, imagination and possibilities. … Continue reading