Plus a few at other venues — note the addresses given.

Mahara lanterns workshop

Working on lanterns during one of Yvonne de Mille’s Mahara Gallery workshops are from left : Piper Caldwell, Harriet Bright, Sophie Cudby and Yvonne de Mille.

POU WHENUA WORKSHOP with carvers Chris Gerretzen & Brian Climie.
Saturday 6 July, 10 am–12 noon. Limited to 15 places* free

CREATE A LEAF FOR A POSITIVITREE with artist-in-residence Yvonne de Mille.
Tuesday 9 July, 10–11 am. Introductory session then self-directed till 28 July, free

CREATE A MATARIKI BIRD with artist Ron Te Kawa.
Wednesday 10 July 1.30–4.30 pm / Thurs 11 July 9.30 am– 1.30 pm. Bring a sewing machine. Limited to 12 places*, free

FROM KUIA TO RANGATAHI, POETS RESPOND TO MATARIKI with Queenie Rikihana- Hyland, Nicola Easthope, Jill Stansfield, Gill Ward, Rachel Tobin, Angela Wright, Pamela Meekings-Stewart, Mary Cresswell, Julie Burns. Fri July 12, 2.30–3.30pm, free

EXPERIENCE OPEN ARTIST’S STUDIOS with Yvonne de Mille and Ramila Parbhu (child-friendly), 50 Kirk Street and 1 Atmore Avenue, Ōtaki, & Di Connal, 1 Field Way, Waikanae. Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 July, 10 am–3 pm

GUIDED TOUR OF TĀTAI WHETŪ EXHIBITION & MAARA KAI AT THE MĀORILAND HUB 
78-80 Main Street, Ōtaki, Kaitiaki Toi – Maakarita Paku. 022 3953920 / maa@maorilandfilm.co.nz
Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 July, from 1 pm, 2 pm & 3 pm

WIRE-LOOPING THE NATURAL WORLD with artist Birgit Moffatt.
Wednesday 24 July, 10.30 am–12.30 pm. Small cost for wire, limited to adults*

* Please email info@maharagallery.org.nz to book your place.