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Cape Brett Lighthouse, Bay of Islands, New Zealand. The site was surveyed and chosen in 1908 by Captain John Bollons of NZGSS Hinemoa. The lighthouse was deactivated and keepers withdrawn in 1978 and replaced by an automated beacon on the same site. The Places Youll Go, Places To Visit, Bay Of Islands, Beacon Of Light, New Zealand, Beautiful Places, Scenery, Around The Worlds, Lighthouses

Cape Brett Lighthouse, Bay of Islands, New Zealand. How fabulous! A lighthouse named after me - well that's what I like to think.

Paua Shell - Paua is a species of abalone (Haliotis Iris), it is only found in the sea around New Zealand. Paua Shell, Abalone Shell, Dame Nature, Fotografia Macro, Kiwiana, Ocean Life, Tahiti, Sea Creatures, Under The Sea

Paua Shell

Paua is a species of abalone (Haliotis Iris), it is only found in the sea around New Zealand. This marine mollusk eats seaweed and lives clinging to rocks at depths of 1-10 meters, normally along the shoreline. There is no other shell in the world that has the colour like Paua Shell colour that varies from greens & pinks to purples & blues and even some shells with gold or crimson tonings. The colour in the paua shell changes when viewed at different angles. This iridescence, similar to that…

 Do I post this under Zentangle/Doodles? Kunstjournal Inspiration, Art Journal Inspiration, Doodle Drawing, Doodle Art, Wave Drawing, Surf Art, Oeuvre D'art, Art Drawings, Art Projects

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Marnie, Northern Beaches, Sydney, Australia :) I aim to post stunning imagery of places and people, to inspire and encourage happiness. If you're a bit more curious take a peak in my FAQ or feel free to ask me! CLICK ON THE PROMOTION LINK ^^^ TO GET AN AWESOME PROMO!

An abalone is a very large sea snail. Abalones are a different shape to most snails - they have a wide, flat shell. You can still see the spiral shape in their shell. Abalones are caught and eaten as food, and their shells are used to make jewellery. Foto Poster, Abalone Shell, Paua Shell, Rocks And Gems, Rocks And Minerals, Sea Creatures, Under The Sea, Krystal, Sea Shells

Detail of Embedded Abalone Shell, Fireplace in Brockton Villa, La Jolla, California

The fireplace at Brockton Villa Restaurant in La Jolla, California, is embedded with dozens of abalone shells. The house was built in 1894, although this fireplace with its abalone decoration is dated to the 1920's.

Pohutakawa, New Zealand. New Zealand Christmas Tree. Zealand Tattoo, Nz Art, Kiwiana, Bottle Brush Trees, Parcs, Flowering Trees, Native Plants, Shrubs, New Zealand

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Shona Tawhiao will be doing her part to shine the spotlight on Pacific designers next month when she goes from her workshop in Avondale to the catwalks of London. Flax Weaving, Best Mens Fashion, Fashion Tips, Polynesian Art, Recycled Dress, Maori Designs, New Zealand Art, Maori Art, Recycled Fashion

Pacific designs showcased

Shona Tawhiao will be doing her part to shine the spotlight on Pacific designers next month when she goes from her workshop in Avondale to the catwalks of London.

Bronwyn Waipuka Kura Gallery Maori Art Design New Zealand Mana Wahine Series Framed Digital Print Ngahere The Forest Maori Designs, Tahiti, Maori Symbols, Maori Patterns, Polynesian Art, New Zealand Art, Nz Art, Maori Art, Kiwiana

Bronwyn Waipuka

Kura Gallery Aotearoa Art + Design – we exhibit and sell an extensive range of original quality Maori and New Zealand made art and design that is unique to Aotearoa. Established in 1998 Kura has artspaces in both Auckland and Wellington and represents established and emerging Maori and New Zealand artists.

Bronwyn Waipuka Kura Gallery Maori Art Design New Zealand Hine Ata Maori Symbols, Maori Patterns, Maori People, Polynesian Art, Maori Designs, New Zealand Art, Jr Art, Maori Art, Digital Print

Bronwyn Waipuka

Kura Gallery Aotearoa Art + Design – we exhibit and sell an extensive range of original quality Maori and New Zealand made art and design that is unique to Aotearoa. Established in 1998 Kura has artspaces in both Auckland and Wellington and represents established and emerging Maori and New Zealand artists.

The Moeraki Boulders, found on Koekohe Beach near Moeraki on New Zealand’s coa. The Moeraki Boulders, found on Koekohe Beach near Moeraki on New Zealand’s coast. The huge, gray, spherical stones for Foto Nature, All Nature, Amazing Nature, Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Beautiful World, Beautiful Places, Moeraki Boulders, Weird World

The Moeraki Boulders, found on Koekohe Beach near Moeraki on New Zealand’s coast. The huge, gray, spherical stones formed in sediment on the sea floor 60 million years ago and were revealed by shoreline erosion. The boulders, some of which stand alone and some in clusters, can weigh several tons and measure 10 feet across. from Green Renaissance

A 300 year old ornamental Maori adze-head, New Zealand. Made of Pounamu (Nephrite or Greenstone) Maori Symbols, Long White Cloud, Maori Designs, Maori Art, Kiwiana, The Beautiful Country, Human Art, Indigenous Art, Gems And Minerals

Pounamu Pendant

A 300 year old ornamental Maori adze-head, made of Pounamu (Nephrite or Greenstone). Note the small hole drilled at the top for suspension on a fine cord worn around the neck. It was found in 1972 during archaeological excavations at Lagoon Flat, Claverley (Kaikoura coast).

Woman weaving a food basket (rourou or kono) from flax leaves, at Koroniti Flax Weaving, Weaving Art, Basket Weaving, New Zealand Flax, Polynesian People, Maori People, Cultural Crafts, Maori Art, Museum

Woman weaving a food basket (rourou or kono) from flax leaves, at Koroniti | National Library of New Zealand

Woman seated on a flax mat weaving a food basket (rourou or kono) from flax leaves at Koroniti. Photographed by James Ingram McDonald in 1921. Qua...

A play on Robert Indiana's pop art sculpture. "Aroha" meaning LOVE in Maori (New Zealand native language) and also Kiwi slang. Also "Arohanui" meaning "big/much love". (Not Japanese for "aloha" ; Maori Designs, Cool Designs, Be Present Quotes, Indiana Love, Nz Art, Maori Art, Kiwiana, Design Crafts, Typography Design

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A play on Robert Indiana's pop art sculpture. "Aroha" meaning LOVE in Maori (New Zealand native language) and also Kiwi slang. Also "Arohanui" meaning "big/much love". (Not Japanese for "aloha" ;)