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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East & Bays Courier article on our collaborative artworks for Orakei School fundraiser

Check out the article… Orakei School Art Exhibition and Sale is less than a week away!

Click here for Orakei School Art Exhibition and Sale details

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

Collaborating with local children on “Woven Paintings”

It’s been a total joy collaborating with 8 to 12-year-old kids from Orakei School.  I think we’ve managed to create something uniquely kiwi.

These three artworks entitled PapaMoana and Tane are individual strips of canvas painted by the children that I have woven and framed with driftwood from Ohope Beach.

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