Dorothy and Andrei started flying kites in 1985, and building them a few years later. For quite a while Dorothy was content to fly and photograph these skyward art exhibits, […]
Celebrity Kite Flyers 2007
Bev Dockrill, of Edmonton, Alberta, makes and flies single line kites and loves to come to the Windscape Kite Festival.
Bud Taylor, of Airdrie, Alberta is Canada’s #1 Kite Guy. He’s also a very familiar face at Windscape, having attended every year since its inception — it’s the best in […]
Chris, from Jamestown, ND, caught kiting fever a little over ten years ago. He began by flying sport kites, eventually competing around the United States. When he has time, he […]
David Gomberg knows where to find your smile. “Look around a kite festival”, he says. “Different kites, different countries, different cultures. But the one thing everyone has in common is […]
David Tuttle has been interested in kites since the late 1970s when at the Ontario College of Art he was assigned a kite design project. This piqued his interest and […]
Dick Curran made kites in grade school in Michigan, then after 47 years of schooling, military service, a job, and marriage, Dick and his wife Georgean decided to attend the […]
Don Guick Don was bitten by the “Kiting Bug” in 1998 on a beach in Mexico. On his return home, he bought a single line delta kite, followed by a […]
Raj grew up flying kites where kite flying was especially celebrated at Easter. He was exposed to a tradition of kite flying, not only as a recreational activity but as […]
George Aronetz, of Edmonton, AB, has been flying all sorts of kites for 23 years and was the founder of the “Kites Over Callingwood” Festival in Edmonton.
From Winnipeg, Manitoba, John Kaminski has thirty years plus of full out flying. At 10 years old, he became bored with making his own kites out of plastic bags from […]
Ken has been flying kites for over 30 years. There’s nothing much better than flying and hanging out with kite folks, be it kites, birds, radio controlled airplanes, boomerangs, fire […]
Kenny Wong of Winnipeg, MB, is also a Windscape veteran. Kenny is a three-wheel traction kiter who has flown all over the world.
Mike, of Jamestown, North Dakota, likes all kinds of kites, but mostly makes and flies large single line kites. Mike has presented at MAKR (Midwest Area Kitemakers Retreat), was a […]
Mike and his family are the owners of the Great Canadian Kite Company one of Canada’s favourite kite shops selling quality performance and single line kites and accessories for over a […]
Ray Gowan, of Swift Current, Saskatchewan, has been flying and building kites for many years and has become our resident Stunt Kite Expert. He regularly organizes kite flys out at […]
Sharon Musto is enthralled by spectacular skies, wide open spaces, and KITES! She is delighted to be back for Windscape again this year! Sharon has been building and flying kites […]
David Hathaway has been flying kites for close to 12 years now, with 10 of those spent primarily flying Revolution quad line kites. He competes both indoors and outdoors in […]