Korowai

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This beautiful handmade Maori Feather Korowai Cloak , or kahu huruhuru, is made for a baby child. Maori Patterns, Polynesian People, Flax Weaving, Long White Cloud, Maori Designs, Maori Art, Kiwiana, Art Carved, Corporate Gifts

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This beautiful handmade Maori Feather Korowai Cloak , or kahu huruhuru, is made for a baby child. It can also be used as wallhanging. Dimensions of this...

I have started something new. I got bored the other day so started sorting feathers and found a bag of big peahen feathers that were languis. Flax Weaving, Weaving Art, Weaving Patterns, Textile Patterns, Hand Weaving, Visiting Teaching Gifts, Maori Patterns, Finger Weaving, Maori Designs

Something new

I have started something new. I got bored the other day so started sorting feathers and found a bag of big peahen feathers that were languishing in the cupboard. Then it was making feather bundles till my fingers were had it. So I thought I'd better start something. By the end of the day I had it underway. The next afternoon I did some more. And yesterday afternoon some more. The feathers are actually quite big so my rows are further apart than usual and the bundles are further apart too…

The Programme The programme is planned weekly by the staff to cater for the child’s physical, intellectual, language, emotional and social development. The system within the planning is to nu… School Resources, Teaching Resources, Maori Words, Learning Stories, Holistic Education, Inquiry Based Learning, Classroom Inspiration, Learning Through Play, Thinking Skills

Curriculum & Programme

The Programme The programme is planned weekly by the staff to cater for the child’s physical, intellectual, language, emotional and social development. The system within the planning is to nu…

Brown and White Feather Cloak sample. Korowai cloaks created by the Ngati Koata Maori iwi ( tribe) are made from feathers that have been previously treated ( fumigated) by New Zealand Customs. Maori Designs, Maori Patterns, Flax Weaving, Feather Cape, Long White Cloud, Maori Art, Island Girl, Dance Dresses, Wearable Art

Maori Korowai Cloaks

Information on how our Korowai Cloaks are made, including photos of the feathers and sample cloaks. Made in New Zealand by members of Maori Iwi.

Robin Weaves Korowai: Finishing ideas for commission Flax Weaving, Maori Designs, Maori Art, Weaving Techniques, Merino Wool Blanket, Wearable Art, Gifts For Him, Arts And Crafts, It Is Finished

Finishing ideas for commission

I have been thinking about what to do at the top of the commission cloak. Trying out ideas by starting the rows. Firstly just plain. Well sort of plain with the aho cotton (warp) being the same colour as the whenu (weft). The mawhitiwhiti is whale's tail pattern. Then I tried the twist in brown/orange and black with black aho. Now I am wondering if the twist with plain aho might be better. Anybody got any comments? The twist takes a lot of effort but is effective. Is an old technique I have…

Robin Hill Kura Gallery Maori Art Design New Zealand Aotearoa Weaving Feather Shoulder Cape Closed 2 Filipino Tribal Tattoos, Hawaiian Tribal Tattoos, Body Art Tattoos, Maori Tattoos, Maori Tribe, Feather Cape, Shoulder Cape, Cross Tattoo For Men, Maori Designs

Shoulder Cape – 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.

How to make your own feather clips: step one: wrap wire into a loop and then around itself on the end of the feather step two: tie piece of string to the loop step three: tie other end of string to an alligator clamp step four: clip in hair *multiple feathers at varying lengths can be tied to the same string for a fuller effect Feather Hair Clips, Feather Jewelry, Feather Headband, Seed Bead Jewelry, Hair Feathers, Peacock Feathers, Seed Beads, Snowflake Craft, Paper Snowflakes

How to make your own feather clips: step one: wrap wire into a loop and then around itself on the end of the feather step two: tie piece of string to the loop step three: tie other end of string to an alligator clamp step four: clip in hair *multiple feathers at varying lengths can be tied to the same string for a fuller effect