Best Flax Flower Bouquets, Arrangements & Corporate Gifts
Artiflax Flax Flowers for the best Wedding Bouquets, Wedding Cake Toppers, Corporate Gifts. All hand made in New Zealand.
Hello buddies 🙂 Today I am feeling very excited 🙂 Because I have made my first video tutorial ! Yup I am going to show you a video tutorial to make a star out of coconut leaf. Its Christmas season … Continue reading →
Ti Rakau Maori Stick Game from ShopNZ.com
The Ti Rakau Maori Stick Game Set is ideal for teaching young and old how to perform Maori Stick Games. Included in the pack are: Two sets of sticks Game Instructions Sheet Music Ti Rakau is taught at school here in New Zealand. The game is great for developing hand-eye coordination, and is great fun too. Two lines of participants kneel on the floor facing each other. The sticks are held upright, with one end resting on the floor. Sticks are knocked on the floor, as…
WHĀRIKI – DECORATIVE WALL HANGINGS
a Whāriki are woven mats from natural fibre such as Harakeke (Phormium species) or Kiekie (Freycinetia baueriana). Traditionally, Whāriki were used as floor mats, ceremonial mats, for wall decoration or to place food on. Whāriki presented on this page are small versions of such woven surfaces decorated with variations of traditional Māori patterns. They…
Traditionally, poi and tī rākau sticks were used by early māori as a way to keep their hands and flexible for flax weaving and also as a training tool to build strength and coordination for using weaponry like the Mere or Patu. Today poi and tī rākau sticks are a fundamental element in kapa haka performances, the …