Test – Carve Your Own Jade In New Zealand

Test – Carve your own jade in New Zealand

Jade. Greenstone... Or Pounamu in Maori. Used since the early age by New Zealand tribes, this stone holds a great status in Maori's culture.  Spiritual stone, social status indicator, trading material, weapon or tool... the pounamou is ubiquitous,  and  also…

Test : Maori Rock Carving Cruise

Test : Maori Rock Carving cruise

The Maori Rock Carving On the north west side of Lake Taupo on the cliffs of Mine Bay, there are Maori rock carving created in the late 1970s by master carver Matahi Whakataka-Brightwell. Carved in likeness of Ngatoroirangi, a navigator…