Fort Worden Kitemakers Conference
Fort Worden State Park - Conference Center
Port Townsend, Washington
March 14-17, 2013
November 02, 2012:
The 2013 Conference is accepting registrations. Yes, we are
open for business! Everything you need
to register can be found under the DETAILS tab above. Be sure to open,
print, and read the full class description pdf found under the DETAILS
tab. It contains extensive information for every class. Please also check the
CLASSES page for color photos of each project. The DETAILS page
has links to all the documents and information needed for registration and
the Conference itself. Bob fills the classes on a first come, first
served basis. All registrations must be submited by snail mail. We will keep
the CLASSES page updated with filled class information.
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 will be welcoming Chris Goldapp next March as the Washington State
International Kite Festival handcrafted apprentice competition Ft. Worden
package winner. Congratulations! And remember the 2013 Raffle tickets you
bought? The winners of the 2013 package are Anne Huston and Cliff Pennell.
Congratulations to both! We look forward to sharing a great conference with
Chris, Anne and Cliff.
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.