Inspiration for Mataara and Mahuru Norgaard. Mahuru is a Geishmiko, an artist/shrine maiden who embraces her ability to channel Spirit. Portrait | Courtney Rutledge by David K. Shields

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Inspiration for Mataara and Mahuru Norgaard. Mahuru is a Geishmiko, an artist/shrine maiden who embraces her ability to channel Spirit. Portrait | Courtney Rutledge by David K. Shields

Kereru feathers on black muka mawhitiwhiti by Veranoa Hetet. The weaving was completed in 2012. It took Veranoa six years to complete and was started by her mother Erenora Puketapu-Hetet just before her passing in 2006.

Kereru feathers on black muka mawhitiwhiti by Veranoa Hetet. The weaving was completed in 2012. It took Veranoa six years to complete and was started by her mother Erenora Puketapu-Hetet just before her passing in 2006.

- Picture - Collections Online - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington, NZ

- Picture - Collections Online - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington, NZ

Rāpaki (traditional kilt) made in 2006 by master weaver Karl Leonard

Rāpaki (traditional kilt) made in 2006 by master weaver Karl Leonard

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At a Glance – David K. Shields shares his work for a recent Te Rongo Kirkwood exhibition, a Maori art project showing the stages of life. Model Courtney Rutledge (N Model New Zealand) represents youth in traditional clothing styled by Kirkwood. shes bful.

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