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Unidentified Maori group (from the Tauri family?), and a Pakeha man, alongside rows of Maori cloaks, and quilts, circa Possibly at a tangi.

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Unidentified Maori group (from the Tauri family?), and a Pakeha man, alongside rows of Maori cloaks, and quilts, circa 1910. Possibly at a tangi.

  Flax Weaving, Weaving Art, Polynesian People, Maori Patterns, Feather Cape, French Collection, Nz Art, Maori Art, Kiwiana

The Hunt for Te Kooti – sold

Kura Gallery Aotearoa Art + Design – we exhibit and sell an extensive range of original quality Maori and New Zealand made art and design that is unique to Aotearoa. Established in 1998 Kura has artspaces in both Auckland and Wellington and represents established and emerging Maori and New Zealand artists.

Pheasant and jute 2015 otago museum 2015 wedding 2014 matariki 2014 2014 Ella's korowai March 2013 . Flax Weaving, Weaving Art, Maori Patterns, Maori Designs, Guinea Fowl, Weaving Designs, Maori Art, Paua Shell, Pheasant Feathers
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Pheasant and jute 2015 otago museum 2015 wedding 2014 matariki 2014 2014 Ella's korowai March 2013 ...

This is a really cool pattern and I really like how it looks like steps and waves ascending and descending. It looks beautiful and its really cool Flax Weaving, Weaving Art, Maori Patterns, Cool Patterns, Maori Designs, Weaving Designs, Maori Art, Paua Shell, Kiwiana
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Robin Weaves Korowai

At last I have finished the korowai for South School Papakura. It has Kereru feathers at the top before the Taniko. I do like the pattern with feathers and mawhitiwhiti. Now this will be at our exhibition in Dunedin in September then I will get it to Papakura sometime next term. And I have finished this pheasant shoulder korowai And this small cloak with a black doll to display it on. It feels good finishing things. This cloak represents the sea. The feathers are blues and greens…

Pheasant and jute 2015 otago museum 2015 wedding 2014 matariki 2014 2014 Ella's korowai March 2013 . Flax Weaving, Weaving Art, Weaving Designs, Edging Ideas, Sea Theme, Animal Print Rug, Robin, Gallery, Patterns
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Robin Weaves Korowai

In the last couple of weeks I have started a few new projects. Two small ones and a bigger one. This first one is using up some short pieces of very thick string. I decided to do it upside down i.e. from the top down so I have used black wool tags which are easy to get out of the way when I work under them. I hope it will be a cloak for a doll. This next one I started as I needed a small project to do when I meet each week with the other two weavers from Taieri Mouth. It was inspired…

Robin Weaves Korowai Row By Row, Weaving Techniques, Casket, Cloak, Robin, Feather, Embroidery, Projects, Gifts
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Robin Weaves Korowai

2018 was a very busy year. Lots of kakahu got made and lots of things were learned and used. A peacock arapaki made early in the y. Very Busy, Peacock, Robin, Weaving, Peacock Bird, Closure Weave, European Robin, Peacocks, Loom Weaving

Robin Weaves Korowai

2018 was a very busy year. Lots of kakahu got made and lots of things were learned and used. A peacock arapaki made early in the y...

Robin Weaves Korowai

Robin Weaves Korowai

Robin Weaves Korowai

Robin Weaves Korowai

It's been a busy May but at last I've finished Paula's panelled cloak. Friendship Bracelets, Weaving, Robin, Cloak, Closure Weave, Mantle, European Robin, Capes, Loom Weaving

Robin Weaves Korowai

Robin Weaves Korowai

Robin Weaves Korowai