Duration 03:00 hours
Max Group size 4 max
$120 per person
Hosted By: Hanna Carrington
Tribal affiliation: Patuharakeke, Ngati hine
About the Experience
Come visit me in Takahiwai as we learn the ancient art of harakeke (flax)
This is an introductory class for beginners. No previous experience required.
I will show you methods (tikanga)protocols to correctly harvest from my pa harakeke.
we will discuss various varieties and their uses in weaving
You will learn how to cut and prepare flax for weaving
We will learn to weave a small Kai (food) basket , putiputi(flowers) and a headband.
Items you will need to bring
Comfortable and warm clothing, walking shoes.
What the host will provide
i will provide Water and all tools and materials needed
Cancellation & Refund Policy
An experience is refundable if:
There will be a 2.9% admin fee payable for ALL cancellations, this fee is to cover processing and administration costs involved.
Please allow up to 10 days for all refunds to processed. Refunds will be returned to the original credit card used for the booking.
Cancellations related to weather
Hosts plan for changes in the weather and will try to continue the experience as planned, even in bad weather. If severe weather conditions make it unsafe for you and your host to continue as scheduled, the host may adjust the itinerary or reschedule the experience. If the experience is substantially changed or cancelled altogether and cannot be rescheduled, you can contact us to request a refund.
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