Orakei School Art Exhibition opens tonight including Sofia Minson’s collaborative artwork with the children

2016 has been another great year doing a collaborative artwork with the children at Orakei School. This will be my 4th time participating and I always have such a blast.  It’s a very special school filled with kids from all sorts of cultural backgrounds and demographics, and this diversity makes for a rich source of creativity!


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Tips for making your Art Prints look fantastic in your home

Choose, frame and display. If you’re keen to buy a Limited Edition Art Print for your home you’ll need to give equal weight to these three things.
Prints "Ko Aoraki Te Maunga" and "Matawhaorua"

Here’s a few tips…
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First Video on My New Website NewZealandArtwork.com

After spending a couple of intensive weeks online, my new website NewZealandArtwork.com is now up and running and I’ve added my first video on the Biography page introducing myself and my art (see below).

The purpose of the new site is to enable more interaction with videos and social media.

Also I now have a simple shopping cart facility, which is great for my limited edition prints.

Written by artist Sofia Minson from NewZealandArtwork.com
New Zealand Maori portrait and landscape oil paintings

Painting for Huge Fifa 2010 Arts Project

I’ve been commissioned by a major South African arts consortium to do this painting based on my pride and joy that New Zealand is part of the Fifa 2010 World Cup.  Only five artists were chosen from each qualifying country!
Written by Sofia Minson from NewZealandArtwork.com