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Harakeke - NZ Flax Weaving - Two Day Introductory Workshop

Saturday 18th-Sunday 19th June 2022

This workshop is an Introduction to Harakeke Weaving. From plant to product, in this workshop, you will learn the skills of weaving with NZ Flax - Harakeke.

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 surround this time-honored craft).

During this Two Day Introduction to Harakeke - NZ Flax Weaving workshop, you will create puti puti flowers, a two corner magic basket, and the larger kono four-cornered food basket in a supportive and friendly atmosphere.

This weekend workshop is held in the scenic location of Inangahua, Buller.

Date(s)

June 18–19

Time

10am - 4pm

Location

Other

Venue

Inangahua
Details to follow
Accommodation recommendations on request

Tickets, Bookings and Entry

$230pp two day workshop + small materials charge of $10
13+ or accompanied by a paying adult

Tickets from https://www.nztextileexperiences.com/

Contact

info@nztextileexperiences.co.nz

Additional Info

Official Website

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