“Wakahuia” are carved wooden containers made by Māori, where prized personal possessions are stored. In my painting I have placed the baby gannet next to the wakahuia as a symbol to show that our birdlife and environment are treasures to be looked after. Covered in seaweed, the bird looks bejewelled and regal. However it is climate change that has forced gannets to adapt to rising temperatures by cooling chicks with seaweed.
I have a small limited edition run of 75 prints on museum grade canvasfor sale measuring 91 x 61cm.
Archival inks are used that will last over 75+ years. Canvas is 450gsm thick and is acid and lignin free.
Photographs are an indication of what the artworks could look like in a room and are not to the exact ratio. Other items in the photograph are not included.
All copyright is retained by the artist, and the artwork cannot be reproduced without written consent from the artist.