Tuesday, 30 October 2012

Teaching Resources - sneak preview

Korero....
I'm working on the idea of providing visual art teaching resources online and through MEC. So far I'm working on a senior (year 5-8) design resource using Maori design elements and there will also, at some stage, be a Pacific design version.





Saturday, 13 October 2012

Cheers Dahlings!!

LittleTaniwha Paintings are now for sale!  As I produce new paintings I will post them with their dimensions and price.  I am also available for commission pieces.  

Contact me on:  littletaniwha@gmail.com

Cheers Dahlings!
 Thanks to my beautiful daughter Waiata and my lovely, supportive friends Biddy & Al, Tori, Teressa, Angela R, Margaret, Maz, Kate and Charlie's Angels - Jenina, Lucy, Louise, Rach, Carla and Jane & Angela B from WorksWonders, and of course my b.f.f. and sister, Dee. It's amazing what a few months can do ~ I am an artist!!


Paintings For Sale Now!

Kia Ora, Talofa Lava, Kia Orana and WELCOME!

Scroll down to check out my paintings that are for sale!


If you are interested in purchasing any of my paintings or would like to discuss a commissioned piece, please contact me on:


littletaniwha@gmail.com



"FAMILY, WHANAU, AIGA - THE LIGHT SIDE"   $180




~ motivated by experiences of my blended, multi-culturally layered family.
Acrylic on hardboard in a recycled photo frame.
White on white with a touch of aqua, using Maori and Samoan symbolism.

305mm x 360mm (framed), 200mm x 255mm (unframed).
 


"MANAIA/SIAPO"   $200
(Guardian Figure / four-petalled flower motif  from Siapo designs).



 ~ motivated by experiences of my blended, multi-culturally layered family and inspired by parenting cross-culturally with my partner.
Acrylic paint on recycled plywood.
White on white with a touch of lavender, using Maori and Samoan symbolism.

410mm diameter.




 “FAMILY, WHANAU, AIGA - LIFE'S NOT JUST BLACK AND WHITE”    $450

Detail of middle panel - Frigate Birds
Some idea of the size of it


~ motivated by experiences of my blended, multi-culturally layered family.

Acrylic paint on box-frame canvas.  White on white and black on black, using Maori and Samoan symbolism. 

1300mm x 970mm.



  “FAMILY, WHANAU, AIGA - LAYERS”   $290





~ motivated by experiences of my blended, multi-culturally layered family and exploring the commonalities between cultures. 

Acrylic paint on box-frame canvas.  Black on black, using Maori and Samoan symbolism.

380mm x 760mm.



Please contact me on:  littletaniwha@gmail.com