Harakeke NZ Flax Weaving

Harakeke Shopping Bag

Weave the Greenest Shopping Basket, Ever! tutored by Yvonne Hammond

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.

Kete Whiri

Kete Whiri tutored by Yvonne Hammond

27 Mar 2021 (10:00) - 28 Mar 2021 (16:00)

Multiple venues

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.

Harakeke - NZ Flax Weaving Workshop

Harakeke NZ Flax Weaving Option of a One or Two Day Workshop tutored by Yvonne Hammond

3 Apr 2021 (10:00) - 4 Apr 2021 (16:00)

Multiple venues

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.