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Weaving a kakahu / Diggeress Te Kanawa ; photographs by Gil Hanly ; drawings by Cath Brown ; [editor: Ata Te Kanawa].

By: Te Kanawa, Diggeress [author.].
Contributor(s): Hanly, Gil, 1934- | Hanly, Gil [author.] | Brown, Cath [author.] | Te Kanawa, Ata [author.] | Puwaha ki te Ao Trust [author.] | Puwaha ki te Ao Trust | Aotearoa Moananui a Kiwa Weavers.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: [Hamilton, N.Z.] : Puwaha ki te Ao Trust, 2006Edition: Updated version.Description: 49, [3] pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780473117962 (pbk.) :; 0473117967 (pbk.) :.Subject(s): Hand weaving -- New Zealand | Phormium tenax -- Processing | Maori (New Zealand people) -- Costume | Whatu kākahu | Tikanga | Tāniko | Maori -- Clothing | Maori (New Zealand people) -- Clothing | TanikoDDC classification: 746.420993 Subject: The book takes the reader through the process of weaving a kakahu. From selecting and preparing flax, dyeing the fibre, weaving, shaping and adornment.
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Te Taurawhiri 746.41 TEK 1 Checked out 13/07/2020

Previous ed.: Wellington, N.Z. : Bridget Williams Books, 1992.

Explains process of weaving a kakahu, and preparing harakeke, dyeing the fibre, weaving, shaping and adornment.

The book takes the reader through the process of weaving a kakahu. From selecting and preparing flax, dyeing the fibre, weaving, shaping and adornment.

Chiefly in English with some Māori.

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