‘Ike Hana No‘eau Programs

Lei Wili Making
Lei Wili Making

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ʻIke Hana Noʻeau - "Experience the Skillful Work"

E komo mai...come join the island's practitioners as they share the arts and culture of Hawaiʻi.


 
Kōkō (carrying net)
Kōkō (carrying net)

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Kōkō

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Kīlauea Visitor Center lānai

Kōkō (carrying net), usually made of sennit, was used for hanging calabashes. Kōkō puʻalu, a style which was reserved for the common classes and utilized the basic umiʻi, or “fisherman’s” knot. Bring your own water bottle or pick one up at our bookstore and make your very own customized Kōkō.

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hands quilting
Kapa Kuiki (quilting)

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Kapa Kuiki

Wednesday, June 12, 2019
10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Kīlauea Visitor Center lānai

Hawaiians learned the basic method of Kuiki (quilting) apon the arival of the missionaries in the early 1800’s. As the art evolved so did the patterns. Inspiration came from nature, like plant, flowers and birds. Please join cultural practitioner Cyndy Martinez as she shares her knowledge and the beautiful art known as Kapa Kuiki.

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Ranger demonstrating making a tī leaf lei
Ranger demonstrating making a tī leaf lei

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Lei Tī

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Kīlauea Visitor Center lānai

Learn how to create your tī-leaf lei! Join rangers and Hawai‘i Pacific Parks Association staff as they share their knowledge and love of one of the most popular lei in Hawai‘i.

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Last updated: May 13, 2019

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