Thursday 24 October, 9.45am to 1.45pm - Free Basket-weaving with tī kōuka/cabbage tree leaves in New Brighton

Thanks to the Christchurch City Council’s Enliven Places Project Fund we are able to offer some free courses. NB. booking is essential.

This takes place at The Old School, 140 Seaview Road, in New Brighton and is aimed at members of the local community.

This course will give you a resourceful skill that you'll be able to use in so many ways for the rest of your life!  This technique for basket-weaving can be used with many different materials. We will teach you how to use tī kōuka / cabbage tree leaves as these are abundantly available. 

If you have access to fallen/brown tī kōuka / cabbage tree leaves, please bring in as big a bundle as you can! Please soak them first in water overnight if possible, if not longer. 

There are 8 places available in this workshop and booking is essential.




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