Whoariki Mats

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The great explorer Kupe named a number of features in Wellington Harbour – including Matiu (Somes Island) and Mākaro (Ward Island), after his daughters. Kupe is on the right side of this panel, with Matiu and Mākaro at the bottom. On the left is the . Maori Designs, Maori Patterns, Flax Weaving, Sculpture Art, Metal Sculptures, Abstract Sculpture, Bronze Sculpture, Polynesian Art, New Zealand Art

Kupe carving and tukutuku panel

The great explorer Kupe named a number of features in Wellington Harbour – including Matiu (Somes Island) and Mākaro (Ward Island), after his daughters. Kupe is on the right side of this panel, with Matiu and Mākaro at the bottom. On the left is the ...

The texture and layout expresses the maori culture Flax Weaving, Weaving Art, Weaving Patterns, Maori Designs, Abstract Sculpture, Sculpture Art, Metal Sculptures, Bronze Sculpture, Art Maori

Matariki taaniko sampler (Maniapoto)

Woven taaniko sampler made from dyed and undyed muka (processed flax fibre). The design is inspired by the Matariki constellation.

New Cheap Bags. The location where building and construction meets style, beaded crochet is the act of using beads to decorate crocheted products. "Crochet" is derived fro Tapestry Crochet Patterns, Bead Loom Patterns, Crochet Art, Cross Stitch Patterns, Hardanger Embroidery, Folk Embroidery, Cross Stitch Embroidery, Embroidery Patterns, Knitting Charts

Beaded Crochet Bags – New Cheap Bags

New Cheap Bags. Beaded Crochet Bags. The location where building and construction meets style, beaded crochet is the act of using beads to decorate crocheted products. "Crochet" is derived fro

Types of tukutuku designs – Māori weaving and tukutuku – te raranga me te whatu… Hawaiian Tribal Tattoos, Samoan Tribal Tattoos, Maori Tattoos, Maori Patterns, Cross Tattoo For Men, Maori Designs, Nordic Tattoo, Paper Weaving, Maori Art

Types of tukutuku designs

These diagrams show some of the most common tukutuku patterns and their names (although names vary from tribe to tribe). In more recent times, tukutuku panels have also included representational designs such as the kiwi and whare.

Introducing Maori Lifestyles: February 2010 Flax Weaving, Willow Weaving, Maori Patterns, Flax Flowers, Maori Designs, Nz Art, Maori Art, Indigenous Art, Weaving Patterns

Introducing Maori Lifestyles

This blog provides a visual-verbal snapshot of Maori culture and contemporary Maori lifestyles in modern New Zealand. It presents my own experiences and observations of Maori culture and is not intended in anyway to be the definitive view on all things Maori, but rather an introduction for those who want to know more about Maori culture and its place in everyday bicultural New Zealand.

A selection of thumbnails of heritage photos from Christchurch City Libraries Historic Photographs Collection - click through to view the photos Abstract Sculpture, Bronze Sculpture, Wood Sculpture, Flax Weaving, Weaving Art, Maori Patterns, Polynesian Art, Maori Designs, New Zealand Art

Porourangi Poutama - Tukutuku Panels Central Library- Libraries - Image Collection - Heritage

13/12/2006 - Photograph Collection - Heritage - Christchurch City Libraries

Purapura whetu (star seeds, or sometimes, star dust) is the Arawa name for a simple cross-stitch pattern that used to be known as pukanohi… Samoan Designs, Maori Designs, Flax Weaving, Basket Weaving, Hidden Manna, Maori Patterns, Sliding Wall, New Zealand Art, Nz Art

Purapura Whetū - Tukutuku Panels Central Library- Libraries - Image Collection - Heritage

13/12/2006 - Photograph Collection - Heritage - Christchurch City Libraries

Ruhia Pōrutu's kaitaka paepaeroa (fine flax cloak with vertical weft rows and tāniko borders. Flax Weaving, Weaving Art, Weaving Patterns, Polynesian People, Maori People, Maori Designs, Maori Art, Pleated Fabric, Period Outfit

Ruhia Pōrutu's kaitaka paepaeroa (fine flax cloak with vertical weft rows and tāniko borders.

taniko patterns and meanings Maori Patterns, Polynesian Art, Maori Designs, Maori Art, Kiwiana, Meant To Be, Projects To Try, Weaving, Symbols

Ngā Hau e Whā National Marae

Ngā Hau e Whā means the the Four Winds. The name is symbolic of being a meeting place for all peoples from everywhere. Situated in Pages…

Kaitaka paepaeroa (fine flax cloak with vertical weft rows and taniko borders) Te Ati Awa iwi (tribe); On loan from David Pitt Maori Patterns, Polynesian People, Flax Weaving, Maori Designs, Maori Art, Kiwiana, Pleated Fabric, Indigenous Art, Weaving Patterns

Ruhia’s cloak - a life spared | Collections Online

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