The curled Ponga (Tree Fern) koru. The koru is the budlike beginning of a fern leaf before it opens. The symbol is prominent in traditional Maori art motifs such as bone and wood carvings, and tattoos (moko). The unfurling koru leaf pattern represents new beginnings.

The curled Ponga (Tree Fern) koru. The koru is the budlike beginning of a fern leaf before it opens. The symbol is prominent in traditional Maori art motifs such as bone and wood carvings, and tattoos (moko).

Korowai Cloak for Taika Cohen - Maori Art House Cinema

Maori feather cloaks are known as korowai. We feature baby korowai, children's korowai and adult's korowai

Maori Art - Silver Fern Kiwi

Maori Tattoos, Samoan Tattoo, Symbol Tattoos, Tattos, Maori Designs, Samoan Designs, Maori Symbols, Silver Fern, Nz Art

Maori Art - Spirit of Life

Typography Tattoos, Art Tattoos, Tatoos, Koru Tattoo, Maori Patterns, Turtle Tattoos, Nz Art, Maori Art, Kiwiana

Maori Art - Hei Tiki

Maori Art, Kid Art, Searching, Art Designs, Ethnic, Infant Art, Art Projects, Search, Toddler Artwork

Maori Design

NZ Maori inspired fern image is not literal but organic in movement. I do like the way that this image has several colors inside of it providing movement and interest even though it is a single image.

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