Kapa instructor pounds out a point
First Photo: Kapa maker Lisa Schattenburg-Raymond (right) demonstrates for Pukalani’s Adam Hegi and his children Aaron, 4, and Sedona, 1, how to beat the plant material to make the traditional Hawaiian cloth. In the foreground is Kawenamakamae Cabanting, 5. Saturday’s Observe and Play Family Fun Day at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Schaefer International Gallery was held as part of the gallery’s current exhibit, “Mohala Hou Ke Kapa, Kapa Blossoms Anew.” The exhibit is scheduled to run through Sunday. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday.
Second Photo: Paia School 2nd-grader Leilani Over, 7, creates kapa cloth designs on paper Saturday.