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Harakeke - NZ Flax Weaving - Two Day Introductory Workshop- Inangahua

Saturday 27th-Sunday 28th August 2022

Enjoy being introduced to weaving with Harakeke, New Zealand's most enduring native plant.
From plant to product, in this workshop, you will learn the skills of weaving and plaiting with New Zealand Flax - Harakeke

Tutored by the very experienced Yvonne Hammond, this workshop will include learning the sustainable practices of tikanga, and the values toi raranga - the protocols of flax cutting and handling which surrounds this time-honored craft.

During this Two Day Introduction to Harakeke 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.

The venue for this workshop is in the natural peaceful setting of Inangahua. Email us about accommodation options: info@nztextileexperiences.c...


August 27–28


10am - 4pm




Inangahua Historic Hall
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 Ticketing Website


Additional Info

Official Website

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