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Event: ‘Eke Lauhala Weaving: Cell-phone Case, Napkin Box, Basket with Handle

‘Eke Lauhala Weaving: Cell-phone Case, Napkin Box, Basket with Handle
May
27

Date: Saturday, May 6, 2017 (Part One: Cell-phone Case)
Saturday, May 13, 2017 (Part Two: Small Napkin Box)
Saturday, May 27, 2017 (Part Three: Basket with Handle) *you must have taken the first two classes to enroll in this class

Time: 9:00-12:00PM

Cost: $50 per class

Instructor: Kumu Wesley Sen

Description: Join traditional lauhala weaver, kapa maker, and lomilomi practitioner Wes Sen for this three-part course in which you will learn to weave a beautiful and functional lauhala basket. Learn about the hala, Pandanus spp., in its many forms and functions; how to harvest and prepare the lau, or leaves, and how to plait them to form a Hawaiian ʻeke lauhala. These baskets can last many years, retaining their beauty and holding fond memories for years to come.

Registration required. Please call (808) 988-0456 or download and return the form below to register.

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