Ke Ao Maoli
and here is my rendering in electronic form:
I would very much enjoy seeing in this group a gallery of kapa patterns and dyed pieces, and a general celebration of what is coming from kapa workers of today.
Mahalo for sharing about the dyeing plants such as noni for the red dye. I find it remarkable that the colors of this kapa from the 1700s were so clear and attractive over 200 years later.
aloha mai kaua
I just did a workshop on Maui and pageant on Maui and the Sun with Hokulani where we recreated costumes with precontact designs. Nana mai ka'u hoike ana
owau iho no
Oh! nani nō hoʻi! Mahalo no neia kiʻi!