Sep
30
2014

Me ke Aloha Pauʻole

Kawika Lum and 2014 MAMo Awardee Paulette Kahalepuna at the MAMo Wearable Art Show at Kahilu Theatre. (May 2014) PC: Kīhei de Silva

Kawika Lum and 2014 MAMo Awardee Paulette Kahalepuna at the MAMo Wearable Art Show at Kahilu Theatre. (May 2014)
PC: Kīhei de Silva

On Sunday, September 21, 2014, we received the news of Paulette Kahalepuna’s passing.  Our aloha goes out to her ʻohana and her haumāna.

We are so incredibly honored and grateful that we got to honor you as a MAMo awardee like your mama before you.  We are beyond happy and thankful to have been able to honor you at every single one of our MAMo Wearable Art Shows this year…mahalo for being our #1 “MAMo groupie”!

“…cuz girl you’re amazing, JUST THE WAY YOU ARE…”

Me ke aloha pauʻole…

 

 

Sep
16
2014

Hana ʻOai Kō

Hana maawe 2014-hinai 'oai-Pai flyer

Session 2 of the Hana Maʻawe series with Lufi Luteru! Interested?

For more information, please email Lufi at lufi.a.luteru@gmail.com.

Sep
9
2014

Hana Maʻawe Hou

Lufi-Hana Ma?awe 2014 -koko pualu flyer #2

Did you “miss the boat” for the first Hana Maʻawe class? Mai hopohopo! Lufi will be offering another class for the Hana Kōkō Pūʻalu! The new class will start on Friday, September 19, 2014 at the PAʻI Arts & Culture Center.  For more information, email Lufi at lufi.a.luteru@gmail.com.

Aug
24
2014

Hana Maʻawe Classes!

2014 koko pualu workshop flyer at Paʻi Foundation

Interested in hana maʻawe (Hawaiian fiber arts)? If so, check out our new class brought to you by Lufi Luteru (2014 MAMo poster artist).

The first class will teach you how to create a kōkō pūʻalu (basic carrier net) for your water bottle.

Classes will take place on September 2, 9, and 16 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm.

Tuition for the class is $150, which includes the teacher instruction time and most materials.  Tuition is due on the first day of class (September 2, 2014).

There is a student limit of 10-12 students per hana maʻawe series.  For more information, please email Lufi at lufi.a.luteru@gmail.com, or call us a 808-844-2001.

Aug
22
2014

Hawaiian Language Classes!

Kealaleo Flyer_Sept 2014

Interested in learning ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi (Hawaiian language)? If so, come and join our new Kealaleo class that will be taught by Keoua Nelsen!

Classes will be offered three times a month for 12 months.  The first class will be held at the PAʻI Arts & Culture Center (904 Kohou St. #102 Honolulu, HI 96817) on Monday, September 8, 2014.  Classes will take place on the the first three Mondays of the month from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm.  Tuition is $65 a month.

If you are interested, there will be a FREE introduction to the class on Monday, August 25, 2014 at the PAʻI Arts & Culture Center from 5:30  pm to 7:00 pm.

For more information, please email Keoua Nelsen at keoua.nelsen@gmail.com, or call us at 808-844-2001.

E ola mau ka ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi!