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Stickers, Patches, and Pins OH MY!

Stickers, Patches, and Pins OH MY!

It’s here folks! Well, at this very moment the stickers are here and available and the rest will be available soon. Head on over to our etsy shop and get your hands on some of the new stickers!   National Kite Month Etsy Shop  

Ansel Toney Memorial Kite Fly May 2nd, 2015

Ansel Toney started building and flying Delta kites on his farm in Farmland, Indiana back in the 1970’s. Ansel used Ripstop nylon, sewed the Delta sails with his wife’s old Victorian treadle sewing machine. He cut hardwood framing for his Deltas from boards he pulled off his old barn which dated back to the 1800’s. […]

Take flight with kites

Take flight with kites

Mary Poppins, that most-proper nanny, wasn’t all starch and regimented bedtimes. She knew that there were days, when the breeze was right and the spring restlessness high, that the really proper thing to do was to step outside and release a kite into the sky. National Kite Month kicks off Saturday, and Lancaster County Parks […]

KEEP THE TRADITION

KEEP THE TRADITION

Gracias Julio Roberto Asturias Chiquitó! The All Saints Day tradition of flying Octagonal kites in Guatemala is similar to the Bermuda tradition of Good Friday. Both represent the Spirit rising upward. KEEP THE TRADITION The kites Sumpango most often are made only at night. It is a journey of more than 7 hours, then rest […]

600 Kite Events Around The World

600 Kite Events Around The World

April National Kite Month. The goal this month is to have 600 kite events around the world. Many communities are having kite activities such as the one Lexington, KY is having on April 7, 2012 at Jacobson Park. Museums across the country are going to showcase kites. Hobby stores will have kite workshops. School and daycares will […]