Robin Weaves Korowai: Gallery
Alixene Curtis - a korowai with painted border
Kaitaka are the fine flax cloaks of chiefs, made from top-quality muka (flax fibre) and bordered with tāniko (geometric patterning). Woven into them is a story of great artistry and innovation.
Hieke 2012, Copper and PVC korowai
Guide Sophia in traditional korowai (cloak). Photo from about 1985. Borrow this to find out more about Sophia the Guide -- Maori biographies, sketches of old New Zealand
taniko weaving maori - Google Search
Dame Rangimarie Hetet | New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts