Saturday 17th September 2011
Learn how to pelt the feathers of native birds for use in the making of korowai (cloaks). The Department of Conservation receives dead native birds from members of the public and stores these to be used in the making of korowai. This workshop is an opportunity for skilled practitioners in this art to share their knowledge with Northland communities.
Location: DOC Workshop, Matauwhi Bay, Kororareka Russellstrong>Times: 9.30am – 3.30pm
What to bring: Please bring rubber gloves and old clothes to work in, and a plate of kai (food) to share