Writing a Mihi
Everything flows from the mountain, through the river. Then the people settle, so this is the order in which we say our mini. Below is the template we have used to write our mihi's.
Patterns in Nature
Observations of patterns in nature Patterns change with viewpoint. Example: Looking at a tree from a distance it’s easy to recognize the dendritic pattern, but when standing under the tree, …
Feathers NZ Map by Glenn Jones
NZ Map Art PrintPrint size in millimetres: 300 x 420Black and white print showing an outline map of New Zealand, the shapes of the North and South Islands made from two feathers. Created by Auckland designer Glenn Jones, printed on crisp smoothe matte art paper using Epson Ultra Chrome archival inks. Title and signature of the artist printed below the image.Like prints by NZ artist Glenn Jones? More prints like "Feathers" are for sale in these collections at New Zealand's specialist art…
Nightwatchers (detail) by Kathryn Furniss - prints
Kathryn Furniss Kathryn resides in Nelson with her husband where they raised their two sons. Bought up by an artistic father she was encouraged to explore her natural creative abilities. As a self taught artist she draws her inspiration from pacific landscape, obj...
Resource: Koru: Art of the Maori
Students learn about the Maori people of New Zealand and artist Raewyn Harris. Students create koru designs using oil pastels. The koru is the Maori name for an unfurling fern frond known as the ponga plant that grows in New Zealand. It symbolizes new life, growth, strength and peace and is an integral symbol in Maori art and tattoos.