Helter Skelter

Twined pot           20cm x 20cm x 20cm (base 15cm diameter)       $110 Handwoven by Anne Daniel in harakeke (NZ flax – phormium tenax) This pot is woven using shredded harakeke twined around strips of harakeke leaves. It is finished with a piece of paua. Contact me if you would like to Continue Reading →

Kete

Four-cornered flat-base kete       16cm x 34cm x 8cm       $120. Handwoven – harakeke (NZ flax – phormium tenax), paua shell. Contact me if you would like to purchase this kete or order something similar.

Handwoven discs

These discs are handwoven in harakeke (NZ flax – phormium tenax), using both natural and dyed material. Each disc is unique as the harakeke is dyed for each one. I can weave you a disc to order in terms of colour and size. All materials used have been boiled. The Continue Reading →

Junk2Funk 2014

I entered the annual HokitikaJunk2Funk art and fashion event again this year. For the past year and a bit, I continued collecting the narrow plastic bags that our local newspaper, the Hokitika Guardian, comes wrapped in when delivered each day. Last year I had woven a small wall hanging with these Continue Reading →

RED exhibition

RED was the title of this year’s annual exhibition of members of WAI – Westland Arts Inc –  held in the Carnegie Gallery, Hokitika Museum from 14 – 28 April.  The theme resulted in a very vibrant exhibition. I had four entries, all handwoven using dyed harakeke (NZ flax):  Pohutukawa, Flaming Palm, Continue Reading →

Wild Fibre Exhibition

Creative Fibre Westland Area Exhibition, Wild Fibre, was held in the Carnegie Gallery, Hokitika Museum, from 3 – 17 March and incorporated Hands On, the Creative Fibre national travelling exhibition. Setting up the exhibition was rather interesting as I had had knee surgery to remove part of my torn meniscus Continue Reading →