Mosaic art - I could see this with the center done as a stair way.
Barn Owl by Rex Homan - Medium: kauri, wood base. Size: 8 x x 4 inches (incl.
Flax fish for Matariki - Fifi Colston instructions Link with "The Little Fishes" legend -
In Maori (tribal language in New Zealand) this is called a koru.
This flax is the leaf of Phormium spp, found in NZ. Looks similar to dracaena or yucca with long strap like leaves, but often colorful varieties.
Te hiku o te pakeke- Maori whale tale pendant
concepts, forms, materials, techniques, and processes related to basketry
'Whiringa by New Zealand Maori artist and weaver Jess Paraone Harakeke with Swarovski crystals. via Kura Gallery
Koru Spiral Plant - Maori design, New Zealand
We have been learning about Matariki and the constellation. Matariki is a small cluster of stars and it is also known as Plieades.
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Art idea for Matariki ~ Craft Matariki Flax Stars
Weaving flowers from NZ flax, love the lily look ones.
File Reference: From the collection of Christchurch City Libraries
Addie Wainohu Kura Gallery Maori Art Design Aotearoa New Zealand Raranga Weaving Kete Piupiu Whakairo Small Green
Copy of poutama
All Flax – Maori flax weaving