I collected eight (8) White Bird and Rainbow Rider (part of the White Bird Family) kites in the 1990's. I'm too old to fly and not near beaches any more so my problem is your opportunity!!! If you don't know White Bird Kites, then here are some sites to show you how special and beloved these kites are to the kiting community. On the video, you will see this kite.
You'll see Heloise's signature at 0:03. You'll see the kite at 1:11 and 2:01. A facebook page dedicated to White Bird Kites is accessible if you search for White Bird Kites.
Other sites featuring, discussing White Bird Kites are available by using any internet search engine. As for the kite (See supporting photos). Flown <5 times and gently handled. Measures 52" Wide and 82" Long with the Tail. 44 Long without the tail.
Hand Made with Ripstop Nylon. Comes with handled, Logo'd carrying Bag. Made in Ashland, Oregon by Chris and Heloise Lochman.
Kite is autographed "Heloise" as well as a "DW" initial on the kite label - Rare combo. Dated 1998 with the autograph. White Bird Kites is no longer making kites so they are becoming hard to obtain.Kite will be housed in a 5 heavy duty tube and sent UPS ground. If you don't get this kite, there are seven more coming, one at a time! The item "White Bird Firebird Kite Vintage, Pristine, Autographed and Initialed RARE" is in sale since Monday, August 19, 2019. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Outdoor Toys & Structures\Kites". The seller is "bruhuff" and is located in Rolesville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States.