Celebrity Kite Flyers 2009

Bev Dockrill

Bev Dockrill, of Edmonton, Alberta, makes and flies single line kites and loves to come to the Windscape Kite Festival.






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Bud Taylor

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 […]






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Carl Bigras

Ottawa’s Carl Bigras’ distinctive humour is easily recognizable at a distance – especially when he flies his large “hot air balloon” kite with three-dimensional bodies hanging from the torn basket. […]






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David Gomberg

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 […]






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David Tuttle

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 […]






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Deb Lenzen

Deb Lenzen is from Bismarck, North Dakota. She has been flying kites since 1990 but the last seven years have found Deb moving into the realm of kitemaking and it […]






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Dick and Georgean Curran

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 […]






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Don and Alice Guick

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 […]






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Don King

Don King has been flying kites ever since he was old enough to walk.  In 2000, he decided to step up his game and began to compete in Bay Area Sport […]






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Dr. Raj Hathiramani

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 […]






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John and Diana Pollock

John Pollock is an Emeritus Professor of Art at Montana State University-Billings. He recently retired from full time teaching at this University where he taught from 1974 to 2010.  Through […]






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John Kaminski

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 […]






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Ken Ruhr

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 […]






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Kenny Wong

Kenny Wong of Winnipeg, MB, is also a Windscape veteran. Kenny is a three-wheel traction kiter who has flown all over the world.






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Mike Rose and family

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 […]






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Mike Shaw

Mike has built and flown his hand-crafted kites throughout the United States and Canada for fifteen years, often as an invited guest.  He has traveled to Berck, France as a […]






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Paul Loranger, Candy Lyslo and Joe

Paul started 20 years ago on dual lines when he was working at a hobby store in Medicine Hat. He flew them regularly for about 10 years then took a […]






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Ray Gowan

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 […]






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Team Island Quad

Performance quad line kite team based in Victoria on southern Vancouver Island. Island Quad, is a kite team that was first conceived in 2009 and has travelled to events throughout […]






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Tim Filtz (and his “entourage” a.k.a. Shauna and Connor)

Tim became interested in dual line kite flying in 1987 when he and his roommate Ken Mueller bought their first kites. Living very close to a large open field in […]






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Vince Herchmer

After watching kite boarders on the Pacific in Los Angles, CA and on the Atlantic in St. Augustine, FL in early 2004, Vince decided he just had to give traction […]






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Windjammers International Kite Team

On almost any weekend on a small island park in the center of the Detroit River, you may find the WINDJAMMERS Stunt Kite Team (Aaron, Nate, Gary, James, Mike and […]






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