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Matariki Family Fun Open Day

Fun for the whole whānau
Harekeke flax weaving
Have-a-go at Screen printing
Simple loom weaving using wool
Spinning wheel
18 Jul 2020
10am to 2pm Saturday 18 June 2020
Live art demonstrations and heaps of have-a-go art activities to celebrate Matariki
Event type: 
Art, Public Program
Estuary Arts Centre
214B Hibiscus Coast Highway, Orewa


A family fun open day on Saturday 18 July from 10am to 2pm. Live art demonstrations and heaps of have-a-go art activities. Decorate a kite which you can take home and fly. Learn how to use a traditional spinning wheel and loom. Turn flax leaves into harekeke stars, decorate a star cookie, try your hand at one of our fun printmaking stations or make a Matariki badge. There will be food and snacks and an onsite Cafe for coffee and light meals. 

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Estuary Arts Centre

1 Jul 2020

Interests Estuary Arts Centre operates an arts centre for the