Heloise is such a good sport in welcoming my outreach and questions. She agreed to let me share a bit of her story with you. Here in her own words, is a brief account of how she and her husband Chris got into kiting.
Category: Kite Building
‘KitesUp!’ with Scott Hampton
Absolute wonder! You can’t help but be filled with it every time Salt Lake City resident Scott Hampton introduces a new creation. A prolific...
‘KitesUp!’ with Kathy Goodwind
What’s in a name? EVERYTHING! Learn how renowned kitebuilder Kathy Goodwind made sure of that in 1979 and how you can score one of her original creations soon.
‘KitesUp!’ with George Peters
Renowned artist and sculptor George Peters made his way into kiting at a young age and flourished, becoming known the world over for his iconic designs. Here’s a look at how it all came together, with some insight to inspire the imagination!
You Bought a Whosuwhatsit!!!!!!?
That’s right… Faye, my new (well, new to me) Patchwork Maxi Ray, arrived yesterday, and I'll look to have her skyward soon. Many thanks to Portland, OR-based master kitebuilder and showkiter, Rod Thrall for passing it along. Rod Thrall, Master Kitebuilder Rod is one in a long list of talented kiters I recently met while… Continue reading You Bought a Whosuwhatsit!!!!!!?