Maori Weaving The Art of Creating Maori Textiles

Huia Publishers

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"Since their ancestors arrived in Aotearoa New Zealand and discovered the useful properties of harakeke (New Zealand flax), Måaori have used flax leaves to create baskets, mats, housing materials, clothing and cords, ropes and fishing nets. In weaving and the patterns used, Måaori record their histories and stories, passing on their culture, genealogy, values and beliefs, weaving together people and communities"--Publisher information.

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$20.00

"Since their ancestors arrived in Aotearoa New Zealand and discovered the useful properties of harakeke (New Zealand flax), Måaori have used flax leaves to create baskets, mats, housing materials, clothing and cords, ropes and fishing nets. In weaving and the patterns used, Måaori record their histories and stories, passing on their culture, genealogy, values and beliefs, weaving together people and communities"--Publisher information.

Pages - 43

Binding - Paperback

Publisher - Huia Pub

Publication Date -

ISBN - 9781775501923

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