An Astounding Series of Airships Handcrafted in Cardboard by Jeroen van Kesteren

An Astounding Series of Airships Handcrafted in Cardboard by Jeroen van Kesteren

Over the past year, Netherlands-based artist Jeroen van Kesteren has been constructing these unbelievable airships as part of a series titled Orphanage for Lost Adventures. Each structure is made from cardboard, aluminum foil, adhesives, and an assortment of papers used for sails and propellers, the whimsical flying machines have a distinct steampunk essence. Ranging from about 40 to 50 centimeters tall, each piece takes rougly about a month to make.

An Astounding Series of Airships Handcrafted in Cardboard by Jeroen van KesterenAn Astounding Series of Airships Handcrafted in Cardboard by Jeroen van KesterenAn Astounding Series of Airships Handcrafted in Cardboard by Jeroen van KesterenAn Astounding Series of Airships Handcrafted in Cardboard by Jeroen van KesterenAn Astounding Series of Airships Handcrafted in Cardboard by Jeroen van KesterenAn Astounding Series of Airships Handcrafted in Cardboard by Jeroen van KesterenAn Astounding Series of Airships Handcrafted in Cardboard by Jeroen van KesterenAn Astounding Series of Airships Handcrafted in Cardboard by Jeroen van Kesteren

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