By Murdoch Riley
(S116) ISBN 9780854671168
BOOK TYPE: Paperback (Perfect bind)
DIMENSIONS: 110mm X 165mm
This book describes the materials used by the Māori for weaving, the centuries-old rituals, and how to make some simple objects such as headbands, flax mats, baskets and through to tukutuku panel weaving. Colour illustrations of varieties of flax and line drawings of weaving instructions. Postage-free delivery within New Zealand. "Ka taraia he kāheru, ka rangā ke kete" - "As one digs with a spade, another weaves a basket". Each according to one's own abilities the proverb implies.