TAPA CLOTH SAILS
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A Sailrigger Canoe
A Sailrigger Canoe

You may order your outrigger canoe with tapa cloth sails like this one. The tapa cloth is made in Tonga in the traditional manner. Here is how it is made....

South Pacific Mulberry Tree
South Pacific Mulberry Tree

The South Pacific Mulberry tree is grown specifically to obtain its inner bark to make tapa cloth.

Thanks to JL McCreedy of Tonga Time
Thanks to JL McCreedy of Tonga Time

For more information about the making of tapa cloth in Tonga, visit Tonga Time at : http://tongatime.com/2013/04/13/kingdom-of-tonga/how-to-make-tongan-tapa-cloth-ngatu/

A Sailrigger Canoe
A Sailrigger Canoe

You may order your outrigger canoe with tapa cloth sails like this one. The tapa cloth is made in Tonga in the traditional manner. Here is how it is made....

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