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29-31 MARCH: Puawaitanga Raranga - Pikau Backpack Weaving - GORE

 with Anna Gorham

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Learn further techniques of Raranga - Maori weaving with Anna Gorham, taking home your own Pikau-Backpack after this weekend workshop.

You will learn how to identify harakeke for weaving backpacks & baskets and the process of preparation for harakeke. You will also learn basic Te Reo around weaving, a karakia and waiata.

Please bring your own lunch, a sharp knife, a butter knife and
10 clothing pegs (the ones that you can squeeze open). Please also bring a toggle for the handle of the Pikau eg. Paua shell/driftwood.

If you wish to stay at the Marae on Friday or Saturday night.
Koha of $10/night requested. Please let us know!

Fri 29 MARCH  7pm - 9pm
Sat 30 MARCH  9am - 4pm
Sun 31 MARCH  9am - 12pm

$30 for the weekend

($30 plus optional koha of $10 per night to stay on the Marae).

at O Te Ika Rama Marae,
(McNab Marae)
McKinnon Road, GORE

Please phone Southern REAP to enrol
0800 111 117 or 03 236 6008