Kōrero: Schoon, Theodorus Johannes

Decorating gourds

This 1966 film shows Theo Schoon carving and decorating gourds, an ancient Māori art form that he studied from the late 1950s.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Archives New Zealand – Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga
Reference: Pictorial Parade 174. National Film Unit, 1966

Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Damian Skinner. 'Schoon, Theodorus Johannes', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2000. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/5s4/schoon-theodorus-johannes (accessed 2 December 2021)