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Te Whiti o Tu - The story of two sisters. Rehutai (mist of the breaking surf) and Tangimoana (the voice of the breaking surf) 2004 This painting by Bronwyn Waipuka illustrates a story by Wairarapa kaumātua (elder) Mita Carter.

Rehutai and Tangimoana

Te Whiti o Tu - The story of two sisters. Rehutai (mist of the breaking surf) and Tangimoana (the voice of the breaking surf) 2004

Every Picture Tells a Story: The Maori legend of two sisters Rehutai and Tangimoana New Zealand Art, Art Design, Artist Inspiration, Maori Art, Drawing Illustrations, Culture Art, Visual Art, Polynesian Art, Nz Art

Te Whiti o Tu - Maori Legend:Te Whiti o Tu - The story from the Wairarapa of two sisters. Rehutai (mist of the breaking surf) and Tangimoana (the voice of the breaking surf). They both fell in love with Rautoroa, a handsome warrior, but he could not decide which to marry. Today a hill is now known as Ōhine-mokemoke – the place of the lonely girl. Write your version of the myth explaining what hapens.

Matariki - the face of god\goddess. In some Maori traditions the star cluster of Pleides is called Matariki, the seven sisters. Artwork by ONESIAN Maori Tattoo Designs, Artist Inspiration, Maori Art, Star Goddess, Deities, Illustration Art, Art, Tattoos Gallery, Nz Art

Matariki - the face of god\goddess. In some Maori traditions the star cluster of Pleides is called Matariki, the seven sisters.

Check out Amber Smith Print "I am the Land" at New Zealand Fine Prints

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Nice pattern by Kowhaiwhai.

Maori Cultural Art - Lessons - Blendspace

Maori Culture, Maori Art,

Maori design on quilt

Kowhaiwhai Transformations finished

Ok, I've been a bit slack recently and it's taken me until today to finally finish the binding on this. I'll blame Melanie, my daughter. She's been back in New Zealand for part of her summer holidays so we've been busy catching up. All of the catching up has caught up with me! I fallen asleep every afternoon this week. Anyway, it's done now and will be off to North Carolina tomorrow. I see that Hurricane Irene looks like it's going to leave them alone. Here's a close-up view of the quilting…

Robyn Kahukiwa

SILVER IMAGE PHOTOGRAPHY JOHN CASEY PHOTOGRAPHERWebsite

SILVER IMAGE PHOTOGRAPHY John Casey photographer

The Koru - Maori Symbol of Creation The koru (Māori for “loop”) is a spiral shape based on the shape of a new unfurling silver fern frond and symbolizing new life, growth, strength and peace. New Zealand Art, Aboriginal Art, Maori Symbols, Artist Inspiration, Inspiration, Culture Art, Art, Polynesian Art, Nz Art

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The Koru - Maori Symbol of Creation The koru (Māori for “loop”) is a spiral shape based on the shape of a new unfurling silver fern frond and symbolizing new life, growth, strength and peace. It is an...

Print By Tracey Tawhiao

Print By Tracey Tawhiao

HINENGARO: Venus the morning star. 2015 current project - Maori Oracle Cards -- NIU, He Tangata Matauhi: Voices of the Ancestors.

Niu | Maori Oracle Cards | Contemporary Maori Artist | Mahi Toi | Strong Resilient Wahine

HINENGARO: Deity of the mind - Maori Oracle Cards -- NIU, He Tangata Matauhi: Voices of the Ancestors.

Hapū by Robyn Kahukiwa.

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