Over the last week I've been attending a Maori Art taster course. During those 4 days we had to complete our NCEA booklet and also create a piece of Maori Art on some MDF board. The one above is mine, using the Koiri patterns and those three colors. Its approximately 80cm x 20cm.
Juxtapoz Magazine - Beautiful Portraits of Ethnic Women from Daniela Uhlig
Berlin artist and illustrator Daniela Uhlig shares some beautiful portraits of ethnic women using digital mediums. Prolific Berlin artist a...
In preparations for my "Grampians Brushes" printmaking workshops to be held on the 7th Sept -12th Sept, I produced this "Sleeping Dog" Monotype with water based "Akua Inks" on Fabriano Rosaspina...
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