3 May 2015

Jack Feleti: Ebony Carver

From Standing Room Only, 2:50 pm on 3 May 2015

Artist Jack Feleti being recorded by Justin Gregory
Artist Jack Feleti being recorded by Justin Gregory

In a village on Niue’s eastern coast, master carver Jack Feleti makes one-of-a-kind objects from the ebony he finds on his ancestral lands. The exquisite, hand-carved pieces he produces have been sold everywhere from Auckland to Japan and he tells Justin Gregory that the raw materials he needs for his art are all around him.

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