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A concertRead MoreSeptember 24, 2022

Last weekend there was a variety show in Reefton.

Sorting out the libraryRead MoreSeptember 24, 2022

Our library is slowly taking shape and as we catalogue and move things around there are some lovely surprises.

Dr Maureen LanderRead MoreSeptember 24, 2022

The weaver and artist, Dr Maureen Lander, has been recognised with an Arts Foundation Laureate.

William KleinRead MoreSeptember 24, 2022

William Klein, the photographer, left a legacy to fashion.

The story of a cloakRead MoreSeptember 24, 2022

Old objects have fascinating stories to tell.

Empress Dowager CixiRead MoreSeptember 16, 2022

Empress Dowager Cixi of China was once seen as a ruthless despot who oversaw the decline of the country into corruption and revolution.

Warm Heritage Read MoreSeptember 16, 2022

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Quilts and coverlets are a New Zealand tradition.

New Zealand Textile ExperiencesRead MoreSeptember 16, 2022

If you are in New Zealand's South Island and looking for something to do how about a textile workshop?

The Chatham IslandsRead MoreSeptember 16, 2022

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There is a set of islands 800 kilometres east of Aotearoa New Zealand's South Island which has three names.

Robyn KahukiwaRead MoreSeptember 10, 2022

The artist, Robyn Kahukiwa, began painting while living in Greymouth Mawhera.