New Zealand Kea is a large species of parrot, about 19" long, found in forested & alpine regions of the S Island of NZ. Kea are known for their intelligence & curiosity, both vital to their survival in a harsh mtn environment. Kea can solve logical puzzles, such as pushing & pulling things in a certain order to get to food, & will work together to achieve a certain objective
Unusual Facts About the Surprisingly Flightless Kiwi Birds
With some unique non-avian features, kiwis are the smallest among the flightless birds. Here are some interesting facts about these birds, that are native to New Zealand.
World's rarest bird pictures: A dance in search of a partner
Kakapo, large, flightless, nocturnal, ground dwelling parrot of New Zealand. Critically endangered, estimated 130 left. Has a highly developed sense of smell.
Playing About With Ideas
So for the past week I have been playing about with ideas for this typography character, I started off by printing out some of the typefaces that I liked or thought I could use, I put Fantasia on i…
Native Birds of New Zealand Poster
The image used in this poster is a cromolithograph (c. 1900) by William Shaw Diedrich Schmidt. The birds in Schmidt's work were based on the artwork of J.G Keulemans in Walter Buller's A History of the Birds of New Zealand. Size: 755mm x 550mm (portrait)