Maori Art

Over the last week I've been attending a Maori Art taster course.

Maori dress, New Zealand, 1960's.

I embroidered a very similar Pari (bodice) to this one when my daughter joined an Australian based Kapa haka group.

Pounamu (New Zealand Jade) Maori Toki by master artist Tyson Lynes.   The toki is the blade of and adze with which the great war canoes were carved from giant trees so is said to represent a crafts person or artist.     www.boneart.co.nz

Pounamu (New Zealand Jade) Maori Toki by master artist Tyson Lynes. The toki is the blade of and axe with which the great war canoes were carved from giant trees so is said to represent a crafts person or artist.

Paul Jackson Piece - Liam Messam (NZ Maori rugby captain) - For the Meanest Unique High Quality Aotearoa New Zealand Maori Kiwi Pasifika Polynesian Tribal HipHop Street Wear Peep us at: WWW.POLYTZ.COM *Registered Postage Worldwide Inc *Please Follow and Like Us on FACEBOOK HERE: https://www.facebook.com/POLYTZURBANSTREETWEAR

Paul Jackson Piece - Liam Messam (NZ Maori rugby captain) - For the Meanest…

Shane Cotton - Speaking Sticks and Moving Targets

Shane Cotton - Speaking Sticks and Moving Targets


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