Garden of Memories Public Programmes
MALCOLM SMITH GALLERY
Saturday 30 March | 12PM to 1PM
Delivered by Paia Swanson Terepo and will look at Maori flax weaving. Participants will be able to create a small flax weaving over the course of a few hours.
Saturday 6 April | 12PM to 1PM
Delivered by Sheena Taivairanga. She will show visitors how to create items using patchwork and tivaevae techniques.
Wednesday 17 April | 12PM to 1PM
Delivered by Ken Khun in conversation with Giles Peterson. Ken will describe how he created the repeating design seen in the Garden of Memories wallpaper. Following this, participants can create their own using simple techniques.
Interactive Story Telling
Saturday 4 May | 12PM to 1.30PM
Join Turou Takitua as they take you on a storytelling journey across the Moana to the Cook Islands. Enjoy ancient tales passed down through time, like the intricate stitches of Tivaevae uncovered from a ‘glory box’…. The afternoon will include interactive storytelling, drumming and dance.
All events are free to attend, materials are provided and open to all. There is no need to register, just come along!
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