Maori designs

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Komaru Pendant by David Taylor, Māori artist Dremel, Maori Patterns, Tiki Tattoo, Polynesian Art, Cross Tattoo For Men, Maori Designs, New Zealand Art, Nz Art, Nordic Tattoo

Komaru Pendant by David Taylor, Māori artist (NZ130525)

Medium: bone, pāua (New Zealand abalone), ebony. Size: 3.5 x 1.75 inches. Design: Mau Kake (Sail Shape), Rauhoto Tapairu (Comet Guide) "Komaru (sail shape) inspired by the comet given the name Rauhoto Tapairu. She is the guiding rock that leads our maunga (mountain) to its current resting place.

A Maori carving often made from greenstone & worn round the neck as a pendant.The tiki. Tiki Tattoo, Maori Designs, Maori Songs, Maori Symbols, Maori Tribe, New Zealand Tattoo, Tiki Art, Nz Art, Marquesan Tattoos

Hei tiki — ink/wash sketch — Hocken Library Ms 488 — This hei tiki design, sent to Dr Hocken for use as a letter-head motif, is similar to that supplied by Robley to a London jeweller | NZETC

  Abstract Sculpture, Bronze Sculpture, Wood Sculpture, Ivory Trade, Maori Designs, Maori Art, Polynesian Culture, Carving Designs, Bone Carving

Guest Artists - Bone & Deer Antler

Most of these carvings are necklaces or wearable art pieces created by visiting guest artists while others are very special works which have been kept by the artists in their own private collections until now. Some have already been given names by the artists who created them, often telling a powerful story.These carvi

Hei Tiki, whalebone with paua inlay – Kura Gallery: Maori and New Zealand Art + Design. Tiki Art, Tiki Tiki, Maori Patterns, Maori Designs, New Zealand Art, Maori Art, Carving Designs, Pendant Design, Bone Carving

Whalebone Hei Tiki – sold

Hei Tiki, whalebone with paua inlay – Kura Gallery: Maori and New Zealand Art + Design.

A hand crafted one of a kind New Zealand Maori style Continuum jade carving necklace Hawaiian Tribal Tattoos, Samoan Tribal Tattoos, Maori Tattoos, Maori Patterns, Cross Tattoo For Men, Skinny Rings, Maori Designs, Nordic Tattoo, Maori Art

Alex Sands - Bone, Jade & Wood

Alex & Friends: Alex is an amazing artist from the Waikato region who works in a huge variety of materials and in both highly traditional Maori styles and the more contemporary styles. He works with a small team of artists who specialize in intricate wearable art with very strong forms and amazing detail but are al

Looking at Hei Tiki Abstract Sculpture, Bronze Sculpture, Wood Sculpture, Maori Designs, Maori Tribe, Shape Chart, New Zealand Art, Nz Art, Maori Art

Looking at Hei Tiki | Te Papa’s Blog

On 8th March I gave a talk at MTG in Napier about my research into the iconic Māori adornment hei tiki. The talk was to complement their recently opened and strikingly beautiful exhibition Pounamu. Link to NZ Herald article on MTG Pounamu exhibition, 24 December 2014 A diverse audience of aboutRead more

Object: Hei tiki (pendant in human form) Wax Carving, Bone Carving, Maori Words, Maori People, Maori Designs, Tiki Art, Nz Art, Maori Art, Jewelries

Hei tiki (pendant in human form) | Collections Online

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WIP shot of Pumahara Manaia. First non-commissioned work for a while, so happy to share the WIPs with you all. Quite a rustic piece of bone but plenty of solid areas to work. I always sense more wairua when the bone is more porous. Wood Carving Art, Bone Carving, Maori Words, Maori Tribe, Maori Patterns, Maori Designs, Maori Art, Carving Designs, Saddle Bags

Rongomau – The Art of Gareth Barlow

WIP shot of Pumahara Manaia. First non-commissioned work for a while, so happy to share the WIPs with you all. Quite a rustic piece of bone but plenty of solid areas to work. I always sense more...