Re: Fw: [SmallGrayBear] long shot.... anyone translate Japanese?
- --- In email@example.com, Sonny Scott <onesoni@...> wrote:
> Here's a long shot - can anyone here, or know of anyone who can translate Japanese? I've got six books in Japanese on kites - many if not most are period designs .... drool.No, but this fairly recent book on Japanese kites might be worth a look to do a side by side comparison with. It's in English, it's a fairly affordable paperback and it has clear diagrams and instructions on how to build functional kites.
Modegi Masaaki and the Japan Kite Association, "Making of Japanese Kites: Tradition, Beauty and Creation."
Saionji no Hanae