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Patterns in Māori Art

Date: Ongoing
Duration: 1.5 hours
Years: Years 1 - 8
Cost: $2.50 per student, free for accompanying teachers/adults
Venue: MTG Hawke's Bay

Learn about traditional Māori motifs and patterns in Whakairo/carving, tukutuku/weaving and kowhaiwhai/painting. Learn why different patterns tell stories for different iwi. See exciting examples of this and other taonga in the MTG's Māori gallery and in the new exhibition Turuturu: Fingers, Feathers & Fibre. Students will then create their own kowhaiwhai design to take away.

For more information phone Gaynor on +64 6 833 9788, or book now

15 October 2019

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