Maori Art, Wood Carving capturing the beauty of this peoples body art/tatoos ~ Kai
Adele Jackson These are Maori weaving patterns called Taniko for incorporating into flax skirts called piu piu, and into the woven panels of Maori meeting houses in New Zealand.
concepts, forms, materials, techniques, and processes related to basketry
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Tukutuku - Weaving Patterns in a Whare
This turapa (tukutuku) pattern, called Te Ara, is unique to Te Arawa. It symbolises the voyage of the canoe Te Arawa from Taputapuatea to Maketū 26 generations ago.
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Aoen Kura Gallery Maori Art Design New Zealand Paua Kowhaiwhai Bookmarks
Robin Weaves Korowai: May 2012
Taniko Detail on full feather korowai
Maori art weaving, NZ, by Annabelle Buick Nga Whetu,
Tāniko designs – Māori weaving and tukutuku – te raranga me te whatu
Lisa McKendry Kura Gallery Maori Art Design New Zealand Flax Harakeke Weaving Kete Kaokao