These are three of the more common tāniko weaving designs. The names of these designs vary from tribe to tribe, and in any case are often purely functional and not descriptive. Tāniko expert Hirini [no-lexicon]Moko[/no-lexicon] Mead says, 'The names used could be as irrational as those ...
Shane Hansen is a Maori Artist based in Aotearoa New Zealand. He creates original paintings, limited edition prints and a range of objects and products. His artwork is mostly themed around native birds, his heritage and connection to the land.
The Incredible Detail of Maori Carvings
The stunning and intricate carvings of the Maori tradition have to be seen to be believed. Ripe in symbolism, these beautiful pieces decorate houses and walls. Photo: James ShookDetail of wood carving from the ceremonial Māori war canoe Nagātokimatawhaorua The Maori people are the indigenous Polynesian people of New Zealand. The word means
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Kiwiana, Silver Fern & Tui Bird
New Zealand has many native flora and fauna. We are blessed with some of the most stunning native bush in the world. We live between native bush and the sea, so I get to go bush walking when ever I…