originals

Sugar Loaf Gannet

acrylic, metallic ink, stain and lacquer on pine plywood 1000mm x 1000mm round Like some CGI prop from a Hollywood pic, Sugar Loaf stands erect against cyan sky. This icing sugar dusted candy rock, home to the Coastal Monarchy. Bullets pierce

Ruakaka Dreaming

SOLD acrylic, metallic ink, stain and lacquer on plywood 1000mm x 1000mm This piece was commissioned by a beautiful couple who wanted to celebrate the amazing days spent in Ruakaka together

Kaitiaki o Whangaumu Bay

SOLD acrylic, metallic ink, stain and lacquer on plywood 1000mm x 1000mm This piece was commissioned by the Main family to remind them of the beautiful place they have a holiday whare.  

Hihi Octagon

acrylic, metallic ink, stain and lacquer on plywood 1000mm x 1000mm he wears his colour well so the ladies say spends his days out on the prowl so the ladies say spreads the love around so the ladies say he’s

Tui Rua Octagon

acrylic, metallic ink, stain and lacquer on plywood 1000mm x 1000mm everyone knows I love Tui. If I had to be a bird, that’s what I’d want to be. Charismatic, athletic, poetic, dramatic. I might be starting the transition now. I’m definitely developing

Ngunguru Kaakaa Octagon

acrylic, metallic paint, stain and lacquer on plywood 1000mm x 1000mm there’s some new guys in the hood hypo, rowdy bunch never let ya get a word in don’t invite them round for lunch this crew’s as keen as mustard

Flight of the Kereru

  SOLD 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

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