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
Korowai-Maori Cloak |
Maori feather cloak presented by Maori Chiefs to Queen Elizabeth II at Arawa Park, Rotura, New Zealand, in 1953.
Korowai (Maori cloak) - Aotaroagreat to see the younger Maori women learning how to weave the cloaks, a complicated procedure.We wear these at weddings or graduations or gift them to people(to honour) beautiful!
Korowai (Maori cloak) - Aotaroagreat to see the younger Maori women learning how to weave the cloaks, a complicated procedure
Baby or Child Maori Korowai Cloak
Robin Hill Kura Gallery Maori Weaving New Zealand Art Design Pheasant Feather Korowai
Dame Rangimarie Hetet | New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts