Tī Kōuka Wreath Workshop

Learn to make twine using tī kōuka (cabbage tree) leaves and then transform it into a beautiful wreath.


FREE – $35.00 per person



About this experience

Warmly welcome visitors to your home any time of the year with these beautiful tī kōuka wreaths. In this workshop you'll learn how to make a strong and beautiful twine, which you'll then transform into a wreath. The twine-making techniques taught in this workshop originate from the UK/Europe. We will be using tī kōuka/cabbage tree leaves as these are such an abundant and multi-purpose material that we can find all around us. 


Bookings are Non-refundable 

If for any reason (this includes illness, COVID, travel delays and injuries) you need to cancel your workshop, you will receive a refund minus a $30 administration fee. This is provided you contact us at least 14 full days before your booking

Please see our Cancellation Policy for more details.


We are grateful to be able to offer this workshop because of support from Creative New Zealand, and from Te Matatiki Toi Ora The Arts Centre.

Your Host

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Diana Duncan joined Rekindle as a tutor in 2019. She is a weaver and string maker who focuses on using locally abundant foraged materials, such as tī kōuka, willow, ivy and blackberry. Inspired by the wealth of materials that grow all around us, Diana enjoys exploring the natural world, creating useful items with what is provided so generously by nature. Through doing so, she'd aims to develop a deeper connection to this place and to others.