We have three main types of symbols, all based on traditional Maori Taonga. The Maori have always been fishermen, and their main food source was the sea, so a fish hook of high quality was a valuable item to posses. Worn around the neck the Hei Matau became a symbol of prosperity, abundance, good health, power, authori
Kirsty Nixon New Zealand contemporary landscape artist, detailed realist paintings, Rangitoto, NZ beach scenes, coastal
Art by the Sea art gallery specializes in fine NZ arts and crafts, with a huge range of original, fine and contemporary New Zealand arts and crafts.
Ink on paper - This work symbolizes the contained world of safety, wisdom, growth, survival and blessings that elder hearts commit to provide young he
Manaia W.I.P by lousephyr on DeviantArt
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Craig Platt NZ wildlife artist, New Zealand birds artist, Auckland illustrator, NZ birdlife, Kingfisher, Tui oil painting, Pukeko
Art by the Sea art gallery specializes in fine NZ arts and crafts, with a huge range of original, fine New Zealand and Maori arts and crafts.
The NZ Kiwi by DragonAotearoa on DeviantArt
Kia ora Different variations of the Kiwi. All art and designs are for sale on a wide range of T-Shirts, Accessories and Gifts. The NZ Kiwi www.ethnic-ao... The NZ Kiwi
In New Zealand the natural landscape has a character all of its own, and there is a unique Pacific light; a sharp-edged light of such clarity that the land appears to radiate. This Page is an archive...
This little Fantail was inspired by geometric shape art, it incorporates may colours while still maintaining a few 'true' colours to the bird. The eye was an important feature for me on this one and I wanted it to be bold and to capturing sole of the painting.
Rangitoto View Canvas Print by Irina Velman
Canvas Art PrintImage size in millimetres: 300 x 300Viewed through a border of lush pohutukawa blossoms and flax fronds in flower this vibrant and colourful print of Auckland’s Rangitoto is printed on canvas. This canvas print can be stretched if you check the "stretch?" checkbox - ie delivered as a ready to hang framed canvas print that has been stretched around a wooden frame. NB: Velman's print has also been known under the original painting title "The Best Time of the Year".More prints…