Today is the official start of Matariki, the leaf stitch activities have kicked off yesterday with a visit at the local market at the Te Horo Hall. Beautiful weather, no wind, so we could do the stitching outside!

IMG_7502From today on I will also post a stitched leaf from a participant each day, till the opening of the exhibition next month.

leaf stitch project by Birgit MoffattLeaf of the day 1 (Pohutukawa)