Tag Archives: Toi Maori

Taaniko Workship

From Thursday October 6th Haratu will be running  series ‘Living Art’  workshops. Each thursday  will be dedicated to a specific art making technique, commencing on  6th at 10.30 with an introduction to Taaniko Weaving.  Everyone is welcome come and to … Continue reading

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Manu Huruhuru workshop

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 … Continue reading

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Korowai Exhibition

Don’t pass through Kororareka Russell without seeing our wonderful  exhibition of Maori Korowai (cloaks), and the methods of making them. In September, we will be displaying a beautiful selection of  Maori taonga, treasures of traditional and contemporary Korowai belonging to … Continue reading

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Matariki Art Auction

Saturday night 25th June promises to offer up a rare treat for those wishing to purchase original items from some of New Zealand’s top Maori artists. At the Matariki dinner and dance, some 20 pieces of art will be auctioned … Continue reading

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Kororareka Fashion Design Awards

Next year’s Fashion Awards are already being planned. Categories will be as follows: Harakeke wear Street wear Beach wear So make sure you get your entry form in to Haratu as early as possible. To enter a garment is $10, … Continue reading

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Te Inoi O Te Ariki – Hone Tiatoa

Born and raised in Auckland in the late 70’s, Hone spent most of his adolescent years growing up in Otara, then later moved for a short time to Whangarei, however eventually settled on papakainga (ancestral) land in Waimate North, 10 … Continue reading

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Artists on display

We are most fortunate to have such creative and talented members of our Society.  On display in store and for sale are art from the following artists: Rua Pick was born on Moturua Island in 1968.  Rua was named by … Continue reading

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Battle of Kororareka Festival

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Welcome to Haratu

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