Kupe carving and tukutuku panel
The great explorer Kupe named a number of features in Wellington Harbour – including Matiu (Somes Island) and Mākaro (Ward Island), after his daughters. Kupe is on the right side of this panel, with Matiu and Mākaro at the bottom. On the left is the ...
Taranga, the mother of Māui, stands over her newborn son, who floats on the ocean. Above her the baby lies on his mother's hair. When he was stillborn she set him into the sea wrapped in her tikitiki, a topknot of hair. Māui became known as Māui-tikitiki-a-Taranga. On one side of Taranga M...
Pamela Matthews | Visionary Art
Pamela Matthews is a visionary artist who paints spiritual, sacred and visionary images, such as those used in Tarot, Goddess and other divination arts. Her work has been widely reproduced and may be found in all manner of private homes and sacred art spaces around the world.
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