How do you begin to build a fort? With an idea and your imagination! Fantastic Forts will help you come up with ideas for woodland forts, garden forts, fantasy forts, junk forts, natural forts, and forts for sleepouts and parties. Full of photos and instructions to build your own forts, this book will be fun for all ages. There are even instructions to make accessories for some of your forts. Be creative and have fun as you read, plan, and build your own fort.
Building a fort, treehouse or hideaway is part of childhood's imaginary world, where anything might be possible. Forts are universal play places: you can make them almost anywhere, out of almost anything.
Fantastic Forts uses descriptive text and ample photographs to inspire children (and adults) to build amazing forts outdoors.
The book includes basic construction tips on how to build a fort, how to waterproof and furnish it, and specific advice on several different sorts of fort, including: Sleep Out Forts, Party Forts, Beach Forts, Nature Detective Forts, Fairy Forts, Miniature Forts, Treehouses and Teepees.