MOUNT VERNON - look into history behind architecture, enjoy a crafting activity and build a scale model of the George Washington's home yourself from our paper model kit.
DIMENSIONS (when assembled) - 12 ⋅ 6 ⋅ 3.8 inches / 30 ⋅ 15 ⋅ 18 cm
LEVEL - intermediate
Give yourself enough time to enjoy the process and achieve the best result!PRINTED KIT - CUT, FOLD, GLUE! This model comes unassembled, delivered flat-packed in a large envelope.
What's inside? 6 sturdy A4 size paper sheets with the artwork, cutting and scoring lines printed on. You will need to cut, score, fold and glue the parts in order to assemble the model according to the set-up instructions which come with the kit.
Things that are not included, but you'll need in order to assemble the model: time & patience, a hobby knife, a ruler, a cutting mat or hard surface to work on, white glue (PVA). Some other things might be helpful: a pointed stylus, tweezers, and scissors. See what tools we recommend.
Mount Vernon in Virginia was the home of George Washington, the first President of the United States. The mansion is built of wood in a loose Palladian style and was constructed by George Washington between 1758 and 1778. Its architecture had a great influence on the development of mansions throughout the USA.