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Kākahu (cloak weaving). Te Puia (Weaving School), Māori Arts and Crafts Institute. Rotorura, New Zealand

Te Puia (The Crafts), Māori Arts and Crafts Institute. Rotorura, New Zealand - Travel To Eat

As the Māori did not have a written language until the 19th century, carvings were used to record and preserve the history and culture of their people.

Poi Tāniko — Te ngau a Tāne by Karl Rangikawhiti Leonard, Māori artist (KX100601)

Past Exhibitions

Poi Tāniko — Te ngau a Tāne by Karl Rangikawhiti Leonard, Māori artist (KX100601)

Since their ancestors arrived in Aotearoa New Zealand and discovered the useful properties of harakeke (New Zealand flax), Māori have used flax leaves to create

Māori Weaving - The Art of Creating Māori Textiles | By Huia Publishers

Since their ancestors arrived in Aotearoa New Zealand and discovered the useful properties of harakeke (New Zealand flax), Māori have used flax leaves to create baskets, mats, housing materials, clothing and cords, ropes and fishing nets. In weaving and the patterns used, Māori record their histories and stories, passing on their culture, genealogy, values and beliefs, weaving together people and communities.In this book, the text and detailed photographs show the steps in selecting…

Artist: Tamara Huaki

Artist: Tamara Huaki

Free Wgtn public admission to see top level weaving in Miromoda Exhibition | Creative New Zealand

Free Wgtn public admission to see top level weaving in Miromoda Exhibition

Due to huge interest in an exhibition of Maori kakahu, or cloaks, from artists including the renown weaving family Hetet-Te Kanawa; free access to the exhibition has been allowed by the organisers before the wider Miromoda fashion show.

Catawiki online auction house: Woven flax skirt - piupiu - Maori - New Zealand - Oceania

Woven flax skirt - piupiu - Maori - New Zealand - Oceania

A well made New Zealand Maori PiuPiu flax skirt Some of the flax stems are broken off and shows some wear & tear in places -please see the photos Ex Private English collection Measures 88 cm wide (not including the cords) x 65 cm length of the flax - 1.02 Kilograms unpacked weight Shipping available worldwide via

A short apron made from brown emu feathers and fibre. One hundred and twenty nine small bunches of feathers are held together at their quill ends with fibre and then wrapped around a fibre suspension cord. The bunches are placed centrally - the outer ends of the cord form ties.

Warrnambool region, Victoria

Encounters featured rare, early Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander objects from the British Museum. They were displayed with new objects from the Indigenous communities represented in the exhibition.

Flax Weaving - Piu Piu wall hanging, by AllFlax

All Flax – Maori flax weaving

How to buy Examples of flax weaving (for sale on request) About flax weaving My flax pa About me How to buy Tena koutou! Weaving a flax flower is part of my tours, but if you would like learn more, purchase a piece on this page or would like something made to order, please send […]

Kura Gallery New Zealand Design Harakeke Weaving Jan Van de Klundert //\\//\\//\\//\\//\\//\\//\\//\\//\\//\\//\\//\\

Three Sisters Dancing – sold

Kura Gallery New Zealand Design Harakeke Weaving Jan Van de Klundert //\\//\\//\\//\\//\\//\\//\\//\\//\\//\\//\\//\\

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