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Rei Niho Whale Bone Carving // One Day Workshop With Maha Tomo

17 Nov 2019
Sun 17 Nov 9:30am - 4pm
An introduction to carving and design practices.
Event type: 
Art, Craft, Workshop/Seminar
Price: 
$120 adults
Venue: 
Nathan Homestead
Address: 
70 Hill Road, Manurewa, Auckland 2102
Region: 
Auckland

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This tikanga-based contemporary workshop introduces participants to carving and design practices. Develop a new technical skillset using files, drills, and polishing tools. Experiment with wet and dry sanding methods to add the finishing touch to your taonga. And learn traditional lashing and binding techniques commonly used in Māori object art.

All materials included

Bookings are essential:
Phone 09 267 0180
Email nathanhomestead@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz

 

Written by

Nathan Homestead

14 Oct 2019

Nathan Homestead is Manurewa's community arts centre. The historic Homestead was built in 1925 and is situated on nine acres of exquisite lawn and gardens. It has been kept in its original state and is a unique setting for all types of functions and occasions.