Jan Fitzgerald describes her native New Zealand birds using traditional Maori patterns for their plumage. I love the way she informs me with her drawings"Fantail mother" - ORIGINAL by Jan FitzGerald
Koru (fern) collage. painted background, black paper koru shapes
Te Ao Maori : Firth School: Teacher Resources
NEW ZEALAND MAORI
We looove making these little puffy "pillows" in art class. (We've made clouds and hearts before.) There are many steps involved, but that's what makes it so
maori koru art for kids
DIY: How to make woven stars. Step by step guide. Written steps in the link!
Matariki Celebrations 2012
New Zealand Koru Designs... pattern/ emphasis/value/color schemes- so many different ideas!
OK you guys, I think I've fallen in love with another kids activity. These crystal stars are awesome! Any activity where I get to make something beautiful from bright rainbow colours, and I'm totally on board!