Harakeke NZ Flax Weaving
27 Feb 2021 (10:00) - 28 Feb 2021 (16:00)
Centre of Fine Woodworking, 1/465 Wakapuaka Road, North Nelson, Nelson, 7040, New Zealand
Harakeke NZ Flax Weaving - Weave the greenest shopping basket, ever! Harakeke 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 customs and traditional skills.
27 Mar 2021 (10:00) - 28 Mar 2021 (16:00)
The Kete Whiri is a traditional pipi kete or kumara harvesting basket woven from Harakeke - NZ Flax being New Zealand's most enduring of native plants.
3 Apr 2021 (10:00) - 4 Apr 2021 (16:00)
Day One Introduction to Harakeke - NZ Flax Weaving - Learn from the beginning or refresh your Harakeke weaving skills, Day Two - Weave the larger Kono Flax Basket Come to one or both days, whatever suits you.