Te Ori project is one of her original piece that she has created once she mastered the Japanese traditional skill, Kanaami.
Kanaami x Rock from Wanaka
by Kathy Barber
Originating in Kyoto, Japan, Kanaami wire weaving is an art form traditionally used to create kitchenware. New Zealand artist Kathy Barber applies this technique to her art pieces. This craft is balances a steady hand, eye for pattern and lots of patience. The thin lines create intricate webs which strike an interesting balance between the ethereal and the sturdy.
Materials: Copper / Stone from Wanaka / Timber frame
Size: Frame W595xH520mm || Rock 130x90mm
Handcarfted in Auckland, New Zealand, 2022