Our own wharenui. Each picture on the maihi represents something important to one student or the class just as the carvings on a meeting house might depict something about the hapu of that marae. On the amo are images of legends that resonate with the class.
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.
Tangaroa Print – A3
A print of my favourite painting "Tangaroa", a bit of kiwiana with the pohutakawa tree and islands off the coast of Whitianga in the Coromandel, along with strongly stylized vibrant waves. *************** - A3 - 297mm x 420mm (11.7" x x16.5") - 350...