Alix Ashworth (Manning)

Marama

Marama

Marama
Toki: Corian.Waxed hand braided thread. Case/Wrap: Linen, Cotton
Toki:90mm (L)28mm (W)11mm (D)Case:155mm x115mm

by Alix Ashworth (Manning)
Kāi Tahu, Kāti Māmoe, Waitaha

These three toki are named after ngā Whetu (stars), te Marama (moon),me te Whenua (land). Three things that I reflect uponthis Matariki.How to move forward through the year remembering totune mywairua in to the cyclical nature that sets the rhythmsaround me. Takingtime to rest and celebrate where I have come fromto reach into thenow.Toki is the tool with which I can carve my future.Taura are the cords that bind me to the past.These works are an exciting step as I look forwardto the new year andall it will bring.

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