Located on Kaua'i, Kumu Hula Leihi’ilani Kirkpatrick teaches hula to students who come from all over the world, including Singapore, Japan, Europe, and mainland United States. Kumu Lei founded Halau Ka Lei Kukui Hi'ilani Mainland USA extension - San Diego in 2014. She teaches Hawaiian Studies in schools on Kaua’i, and is also the Kumu Hula and Kumu Huaka’i of an association of skilled and respected cultural practitioners who work together to provide workshops, seminars and programs for people desiring to learn more about Hawaiian language, culture, history, hula and arts and crafts.
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To learn more about Kumu Lei and her hula tutorial videos, go to: http://hawaiianhulatutorial.com/