Collection by Denny Roberts

Denny Roberts
Meaning Maori Symbols More

Meaning Maori Symbols More

Koru Wall Art. The fern frond as it opens bringing new life and purity to the world is represented in Maori art as a koru. It also represents peace, tranquillity and spirituality along with a strong sense of re growth or new beginnings. The Koru is also often associated with nurturing so when interlocked with others is frequently used to represent the strength and purity of a loving relationship within a family.

Wood Art

Wood carving is a sacred art form for Maori from hand made wearable art and necklaces to weapons, gift boxes, intricate wall art and traditional sculptures.

New Zealand Printable Worksheet - Free Printable to Maori Symbols

New Zealand Crafts

Koru - a symbol of Maori art mimicking the fiddlehead of new ferns. It symbolizes new life, growth, development, and peace. The circular shape of the koru helps to convey the idea of perpetual movement while the inner coil suggests a return to the point of origin.


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