How to make a Piupiu

How to make a Piupiu
Author(s)
Leilani Rickard
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Leilani Rickard explains, with full colour photos, the methods used in making a piupiu. All the techniques used to make a piupiu are illustrated, including cutting and stripping the flax into strips, marking and scraping the patterns onto the strips, boiling, the twisting of flax fibre into cords to make the waistband, and traditional mud-dyeing of the completed piupiu. If you are using the information in this book to make a piupiu, do study the flow chart on pages 90-91, as it combines all the methods and techniques in a step-by-step plan.
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Level
Intermediate, Advanced
Publisher
Raupo
Edition
2019
ISBN
9780143009450
Original language
English
Translations
None
E-book version available
No
Image credit
Ali Brown (scanned image)
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