how to weave leaves together
This flax is the leaf of Phormium spp, found in NZ. Looks similar to dracaena or yucca with long strap like leaves, but often colorful varieties.
Harakeke/Flax Basket - idea for Wahakura decoration?
Kereru feathers on black muka mawhitiwhiti by Veranoa Hetet. The weaving was completed in It took Veranoa six years to complete and was started by her mother Erenora Puketapu-Hetet just before her passing in
Kete of Many Colours
Robin Weaves Korowai
Must learn palm leaf weaving.
Robin Hill Kura Gallery Maori Art Design New Zealand Aotearoa Weaving Paua Arapaki Peacock Feather Shoulder Cloak Cape
kete pango by Maua Aotearoa, via Flickr
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Use features Baby or Child Maori Korowai Cloak
Tane Contemporary Korowai
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.
He korowai aroha ki a kōtahi ai tātou te iwi māori
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.
great colourful kete in background.
Robin Hill Kura Gallery Maori Weaving New Zealand Art Design Pheasant Feather Korowai