This episode we discuss all about what moko meant to Māori, what the motifs meant and how moko was being used in a post-European Aotearoa!Read More 33 – Meaning Behind the Moko
An announcement of my collab with Pax Britannica!Read More Barnet Burns on Pax Britannica
We say goodbye to Māui in his final adventuresRead More 28 – Māui’s End
A dramatic retelling of how Māui fished up Aotearoa and outwitted the father of eels!Read More 27 – Māui and the Fishes
This episode we talk about the rise and decline of the New Zealand industrial flax industry post European arrival!Read More 25 – Industry of Flax
Continuing on from our talk about harakeke, we discuss the garments and other items Māori were making out of New Zealand’s wonder plant!Read More 23 – Does This Kakahu Make My Butt Look Big?
The first of our discussions on Maori weaving! We talk all about harakeke, New Zealand flax, how to process and dye it as well as the techniques used to weave it into items of greatness!Read More 21 – Flax for Dummies