Harakeke (NZ Flax) is the most enduring of all New Zealand native plants, a natural resource and easily accessible.

From plant to product, in this workshop you will learn the skills of weaving with Harakeke (NZ Flax).

This workshop will include the techniques of weaving and plaiting along with being taught the cultural customs of working within the sustainable practices of tikanga and the values toi raranga (the protocols of flax cutting and handling which surrounds this time-honoured craft).

During this two day Introduction to Harakeke (NZ Flax) Weaving workshop, you will create puti puti flowers, a two corner magic basket and the larger kono four cornered food basket in a supportive and friendly atmosphere. Over time your harakeke weaving will take on a glorious golden hue.

Dates Available:

Saturday 25 August 2024 (10:00am) to Sunday 26 August 2024 (16:00pm)

 

Saturday 28 September 2024 (10:00am) to Sunday 29 September 2024 (16:00pm)

 

Saturday 09 November 2024 (10:00am) to Sunday 10 November 2024 (16:00pm)

 

Saturday 11 January 2025 (10:00am) to Sunday 12 January 2025 (16:00pm)

 

Saturday 29 March 2025 (10:00am) to Sunday 30 March 2025 (16:00pm)

Harakeke (NZ Flax) Weaving Workshop - Beginner Journey

Regular price $340.00
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Tutor: Evey Weavey

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Level: Beginner

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Date: Multiple Sessions Available | 2 Day Workshop

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Location: Inangahua Hall | 49 Upper Buller Gorge Rd, Inangahua, Buller 7895, New Zealand

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Harakeke (NZ Flax) is the most enduring of all New Zealand native plants, a natural resource and easily accessible.

From plant to product, in this workshop you will learn the skills of weaving with Harakeke (NZ Flax).

This workshop will include the techniques of weaving and plaiting along with being taught the cultural customs of working within the sustainable practices of tikanga and the values toi raranga (the protocols of flax cutting and handling which surrounds this time-honoured craft).

During this two day Introduction to Harakeke (NZ Flax) Weaving workshop, you will create puti puti flowers, a two corner magic basket and the larger kono four cornered food basket in a supportive and friendly atmosphere. Over time your harakeke weaving will take on a glorious golden hue.

Dates Available:

Saturday 25 August 2024 (10:00am) to Sunday 26 August 2024 (16:00pm)

 

Saturday 28 September 2024 (10:00am) to Sunday 29 September 2024 (16:00pm)

 

Saturday 09 November 2024 (10:00am) to Sunday 10 November 2024 (16:00pm)

 

Saturday 11 January 2025 (10:00am) to Sunday 12 January 2025 (16:00pm)

 

Saturday 29 March 2025 (10:00am) to Sunday 30 March 2025 (16:00pm)