Fort Worden Kitemakers Conference at Warm Beach
The Warm Beach Camp and Conference Center
March 12-15, 2015
May 25, 2014:
The 2014 conference has successfully concluded. The Board and Staff
thanks each teacher, each volunteer, and each participant. We hope you
all had a wonderful weekend with us. A few photos have been submitted
and can be found in the gallery. It is not too late to send yours to
Charmayne for posting.
We are looking forward to the 2015
conference which will be at the Warm Beach Camp and Conference Center.
Yes, we will be changing
our venue for the 2015 Conference.
letter regarding this decision and the rationale, details and information
may be read via this link. (The letter will open in a new window.) We
are happy and excited to be starting a new era. The Ft. Worden Kitemakers
Conference will be held at the beautiful Warm Beach facility located in
Stanwood, Washington. The place may be different but the purpose is the
same. Come join us in 2015 to make kites, learn new techniques and methods,
see old friends, make new ones, win a raffle item, and have a great weekend
with us. The staff at Warm Beach are working hard to make our transition to
their facility as smooth as possible. Check them out: look here at
their web site. If
you plan on being in the area, call the camp and schedule a short tour. Sam
King mentions our move in his President's letter... use the link in the side
bar to the left.
If you are not on our
email list, send Bob Alford your contact
information so you will receive email updates. Contact Bob
Questions? Use Bob's email link for them, too. We don't send much
mail, and definitely use your email address and name ONLY for our updates.
We don't share.
Our general timeline
(Always subject to change due to good kite flying weather.)
March and April: Teachers apply for the following year's
conference with their class offering(s). Click here for more
May and June: Teachers and classes are selected and confirmed.
July and August: Brochures will be ready to release throughout the world.
A preview of class offerings gets posted on the Classes page. We will let you know
when that preview is on-line via email.
November: Registration forms are made available by download
(or through the mail if requested).
You can print yours right from your computer! They will be available
through the Details tab above. Processing of registration forms
happens as we receive them, first come, first served basis. Be on our email list so you will know the exact release date of the
registration form and all the supporting information.