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Tue, 07 May


1184D Korokipo Rd

Toi Raranga for Beginners

Here's your opportunity to learn the art of Maori weaving "Raranga" with our 8 week night class course for beginner weavers, using harakeke (NZ flax).

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Toi Raranga for Beginners
Toi Raranga for Beginners

Time & Location

07 May 2019, 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

1184D Korokipo Rd, 1184D Korokipo Rd, Waiohiki 4183, New Zealand

About the event

Over the course duration, you will learn how to make:

- whariki (small mat)

- konae (2-cornered purse)

- kono (4-cornered container)

- kete kumara (fruit/vege container)

- kete kai (shopping bag)

You will also learn:

- tikanga (protocols) including karakia (prayers) and waiata (song)

- harvesting and preparing harakeke

- traditional and contemporary techniques

We are based at the Waiohiki Creative Arts Village (south of Taradale, Napier) which is central to both Hastings and Napier residents.

- Maximum of 8 akonga (students)

- $70 Bond (to be paid immediately) to reserve your seat

- $200 Course Fee (to be paid before the first class) to secure your seat. (NB: those on a benefit may be able to have their fees paid through MSD).

For any questions or to request a registration form, please message us at art by RIWA.

Registrations close on Monday 29 April 2019


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