DIY workshop: Paper windmill

Material:

  • 1 sheet of thick paper or cardboard
  • 1 straw or 1 wooden skewer or 1 baguette
  • 1 pin or 1 sewing pin
  • Scissors
  • 1 rule
  • 1 pencil

Steps :

  1. Draw a square on the sheet.
  2. Draw 2 lines diagonally to connect the corners.
  3. Mark the center-middle of the diagonals.  
  4. Cut each angle to the mark.                     
  5. Fold the points towards the middle of the square and stitch with a pushpin. 
  6. Attach everything to the rod, without tightening too much to be able to rotate the mill  

images credit : hugolescargot - padrinan