Mike Adamick is the author of Dad's Book of Awesome Projects: From Stilts and Super-Hero Capes to Tinker Boxes and Seesaws. The projects include making a balance board, eggshell cupcakes, comic book shoes, a vintage modern silhouette, crayon shapes, a duct tape crayon wallet, friendship bracelets, homemade Play-Doh, a garden trolley, homemade ice cream, goo slime, superhero capes, popsicle stick bridges, a wooden sword, and more.
Here's an excerpt that shows how to make stilts (PDF)
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Mark Frauenfelder is the founder of Boing Boing and the editor-in-chief of MAKE and Cool Tools. Twitter: @frauenfelder. His new book is Maker Dad: Lunch Box Guitars, Antigravity Jars, and 22 Other Incredibly Cool Father-Daughter DIY Projects