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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: email@example.com...
10am - 4pm
Inangahua Historic Hall
Accommodation recommendations on request
$230pp two day workshop + small materials charge of $10
13+ or accompanied by a paying adult
Tickets from Ticketing Website