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Flight of the Kereru

  1000mm round Acrylic, metallic, wood stain, foil & lacquer on pine plywood The view across from my whare to the gauzy, grassy knoll was broken by a barreling, bulbous bird. He swiftly cuts the air like an ivory handled

Korimako Rua

1000mm round Acrylic, wood stain, foil & lacquer on pine plywood Spring sunshine Loose metal Clements Road Matapouri Spring delight Kowhai candy Wheels turning Kakariki flash

Te Kaka Rua

SOLD 1000mm round Acrylic, metallic, wood stain, foil & lacquer on pine plywood This new neighbour Bit rowdy, bit raucous Bit cheeky, bit sneaky Bit of a character really Party, party, party Maybe he’s renting…

Te Kereru Rua

SOLD 1000mm round Acrylic, metallic, foil & lacquer on pine plywood We share this garden with two beauties Antique glass christmas balls Boys excited play under bulbous shadows Generous gifts remain unopened In the garden we adore

Ngunguru Kaka

SOLD 600mm diameter round Acrylic, metallic & lacquer on plywood We’ve had some visitors in the hood, checking out the local real estate. Be nice to have them, though their parties get quite rowdy!

Church Bay Gannet

SOLD 1000 x 1000 x 45mm Acrylic, metallic ink, wood stain & lacquer on plywood   An afternoon spent birdwatching Mr Gannet dives for kai moana Like a bullet he enters the water He is up, he is out and

Hiwihiwi Round

1000 x 1000 x 45mm Acrylic, wood stain, metallic ink, pearl foil & lacquer on plywood Based on ‘Dance of the Hiwihiwi’ this round celebrates the beauty of our waters, in particular the Poor Knights Islands. These little fish are

Concerned Gannet

SOLD 1000 x 1000 x 45mm Acrylic, foil & lacquer on plywood I was at Sandy Bay, Tutukaka Coast. There was this gannet that had been hunting I presume, in the beautiful clear waters. He was standing there, on the

Waxy Little Eye

700 x 1000 x 45mm Acrylic, wood stain, metallic ink, foil & lacquer on plywood I watch the little Tauhou in loving pair Frit & frolic in mint morning air Chasing tails, telling tales These two seem blissfully unaware Cuter

Ngunguru Torea

1000mm x 1000mm x 35mm acrylic, wood stain, glitter, foil & lacquer on plywood My Whanau sit blessed under Ngunguru sky, My mouth breaks a smile as you pass by, This new life is where it’s at, Under Ngunguru sky

Synergy o Aroha

SOLD 1400mm x 900mm acrylic, metallic, foil, lacquer & varnish on hoop pine plywood Thanks Mandy Struthers for commissioning this piece for your amazing Dad, John Struthers, the founder of Avanti Cycles. It was created to be gifted to John

Taupo Bay

SOLD 1800mm x 900mm acrylic, metallic, foil, lacquer and varnish on hoop pine plywood Thanks to the Molloy whanau for commissioning this artwork. It was so special to be asked to create something that represented their love for Taupo Bay,