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Harakeke - NZ Flax Weaving

Thursday 23rd-Friday 24th January 2020

Option of attending for either one or two days depending on your skill beginner or with some prior experience

This workshop will include the techniques of weaving and plaiting along with being taught the cultural customs of working within the sustainable practices of tikanga and the values toi raranga (the protocols of flax cutting and handling which surrounds this time honoured craft).

Day One is an Introduction to Harakeke- NZ Flax which is great for beginners or to refresh your harakeke weaving skills.
Day Two will build on your skills to create the larger basket , you will leave with a fully functioning shopping bag

There is the option to attend for either one day or both depending on your skill


January 23–24


10am - 4pm


Nelson & suburbs


Earth Hub Nelson
235 Haven Rd, Stepneyville, Nelson 7010
Parking available

Tickets, Bookings and Entry

$120pp one day workshop $230pp two day workshop
13+ or accompanied by a paying adult

Tickets from Book online website


Additional Info

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