Aomori Japan Kite Festival, Don and Ron Collado (twins, Hawaii) and Modegi of the Japanese Kite Association.
A photo of miniature kite maker Charlie Sotich of Chicago (now deceased) at a kite dinner at the Aomori Japan Kite Festival
Invited guests of the Japan Kite Foundation included Americans, Left to right, Modegi, Elmer Wharton, (Illinois) Don and Ron Collado (twins, Hawaii) and Charlie Sotich (Illinois)
A 3 tone blue and white 2 - Line Wasp kite, manufactured in Texas.
German Delta 2 - Line Sport Kite, manufactured
Joel Scholz's Delta 2 - Line Sport kite features a large Koi fish in pink, purple body with yellow head
A biography on Wilhelm Mueller in the website of the German HIstory for Nature and Folkart of East Asia.
Japanese Samurai Oban made into a small Edo kite. Featuring a lone samurai taking on a group of archers, with broken arrows at his feet. (10) bamboo sticks
Green Hata style fighter kite with a blue tip, created by Scott Skinner (1) fiberglass spar
Prism sport kite from Seatlle, WA. Delta shape, black with clear panels, ripstop. (6) spars