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This is a combination of careful zentangle line work, watercolour and ink. I have tried to make the background nice and light although very detailed so that the bold Tui stands out in all its glory. I wanted this Tui artwork to represent elements of Kiwi life and all the simple yet beautiful things we take for granted.
The Māori originated with settlers from eastern Polynesia, who arrived in New Zealand in several waves of canoe voyages at some time between 1250 and 1300 CE. Over several centuries in isolation, the Polynesian settlers developed a unique culture that became known as the "Māori", with their own language, a rich mythology, distinctive crafts and performing arts. Early Māori formed tribal groups, based on eastern Polynesian social customs. And later a prominent warrior culture emerged.
Māori Origins of Tā Moko/Te Pū o Tā Moko: Whaka-rūau-Moko, (god/atua of earthquakes and volcanic activity), the youngest child of Rangi-nui and Papa-tū-ānuku was responsible for the deep uneven grooves left within the surface terrain of his mother while still within her whare tangata. The trembling of his current scarred the earth creating the first sacred forms of Moko. Rūaumoko is also known as Rūaimoko, Whakarūaumoko also Rūaimokoroa.
Otis Frizzell - Parnell Gallery
“Artist, hip hop performer, radio host, tattooist, graphic designer.” Otis Frizzell has maintained a high profile for more than a decade, bringing the same appealing combination of energy, humour and raw talent to all his work, regardless of the medium. Otis has more than fifteen years of public graffiti art [...Read More ..]