Te mahi kete : Māori flaxcraft for beginners / Mick Pendergrast.Material type: BookPublisher: Auckland [N.Z.] : Reed, 2000Edition: New ed.Description: 100 p. : ill. ; 19 x 25 cm.ISBN: 0790007444 .Other title: Māori flaxcraft for beginners.Subject(s): Basket making -- New Zealand | Bast work -- New Zealand | Tikanga | Harakeke | Raranga keteDDC classification: 746.4120993
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
Learn how to make a plaited kete, one of the oldest and most popular of Maori art forms, from the leaves of New Zealand flax (phormium tenax). Te Mahi Kete gives detailed, step-by-step instructions for preparing the flax and plaiting two simple types of kete. It also shows variations in technique for starting and finishing, making the handles and incorporating a decorative pattern.
Prev. ed.: Auckland, N.Z. : Reed Methuen, 1986.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -100).