If you haven’t read about “crazy eddy” before you should check it out on kitelife.com (2nd article here) and the kitebuilder.com forums. Terry Thillman of Calgary Alberta wanted to build an arch using the crazy quilting method of pieceing scraps together. Continue reading
The plans are pretty straight forward and the gores are easy to plot out given the sample drawing and plot points. I fly my bowl as laundry from my Sutton 30 or staked out as a groud display.
here are some photos.. (My friend Ian is testing it in our work parking lot)
I had the opportunity to attend my first “workshop” in Dieppe New Brunswick. This was a simple fighter kite workshop and only my second kite. The kite was built from everyday items like gift wrap, plastic bags, and paper. Everyone had a good time and everyone got to buid a kite!!
Here are some pictures of the event…