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Robin Hill Kura Gallery Maori Art Design New Zealand Aotearoa Weaving Paua Arapaki Peacock Feather Shoulder Cloak Cape

Robin Hill Kura Gallery Maori Art Design New Zealand Aotearoa Weaving Paua Arapaki Peacock Feather Shoulder Cloak Cape

Topic: Maori weaver Erenora Puketapu-Hetet, Te Atiawa | Collections Online - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Kahu kiwi (feather cloak) - Collections Online - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

beautiful photo! David K. Shields shares his work for a recent Te Rongo Kirkwood exhibition, a Maori art project showing the stages of life. Model Courtney Rutledge

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To show respect to the Tangata Whenua I learnt from them the skill of Korowai weaving. I am very grateful to my tutors and fellow weavers at the Papakura Marae for their help and inspiration

Robin Hill Kura Gallery Maori Weaving New Zealand Art Design Pheasant Feather Korowai

felted scarf - grey wings | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

felted scarf - grey wings | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

The first arrivals in Aotearoa found a climate much cooler than the one they had left behind in Te Ao Tawhito, or the old world. The new arrivals needed to adapt and create clothes and tools from the new plants they found here.

The art of weaving - Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu

Erin Rauna Kura Gallery Maori Art Design New Zealand Aotearoa Weaving Muka Cloak Whai Matauranga Tanekaha Manuka Dye Pheasant Feathers

Erin Rauna Kura Gallery Maori Art Design New Zealand Aotearoa Weaving Muka Cloak Whai Matauranga Tanekaha Manuka Dye Pheasant Feathers

Ataahua! Designer - Te Whare Po Ra O Hineteiwaiwa

Te Kaahu O Hinekoorako : The Morning of life by Te Rongo Kirkwood Photograph by David Shields