carved paua shell // Made from shell, abalone is closely connected to the Water element and the vibrations of Love, Beauty, Gentleness, Caring, Compassion and Peace. As a strong connecter to to the ocean,it has a soothing vibration that can help calm emotions during deep healing and will emotionally support the growth of the Self.
Flax Wall Hanging
Woven wall art made with brown dyed flax on one end, blue dyed flax on the other, with the two colours blending in the middle, all over pattern of whakatakoto (over two, under two weaving - horizontal). Has a picket top and whatu edge, ends of flax have been shredded to give floaty appearance. Dec...
New Zealand and basketry
I recently returned from a wonderful trip to New Zealand and Australia and am feeling inspired by the wonderful scenery and baskets which I saw around me. One of the highlights of my trip to New Z…
Kete muka / flax basket
Kete muka (processed flax fibre) which is decorated with two rows of pheasant feathers. The woven patterns are whakapae (cross-over stitch) and māwhitiwhiti (criss-cross stitch).
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