Aroha + Friends


Opening Soon

August 15 2012
  We are moving! Construction has started and although we cannot confirm an exact date ...


July 18 2012
  Guache on plywood and then laminated with 4oz fibreglass and resin. $800.00 each ALL SOLD

nga waiata

August 27 2011
nga waiata is an artist and jewellery maker working from her home studio and producing native ti...

Aotearoa, she's so beautiful

August 1 2011
The thing i love about this country is how one day you can be on top of a mountain in the snow ...

Matariki Print

June 23 2011
A new print for the shortest day of the year. Time for the garlic and onions to go in the garden...


January 24 2011

Huia Couple

January 24 2011

dam natives

November 22 2010

love x love

November 8 2010


November 2 2010
I was lucky enough to visit a pair of stuffed huia the other day and made sure i took my camera ...

Fantasyland Castle

August 9 2010
Here is a new print for this week. It is based on the Fantasyland Castle now part of Splash Plan...

Fernhill Fight Club

July 29 2010
when i was growing up the fernhill tavern was pretty notorious for the locals punching out anyon...

Keep It Reo

July 29 2010
Here's our Maori Language week print.

Haere Mai

July 29 2010

Back to our Roots

July 28 2010
New print for today based on my love for a style of music i like to call Aotearoa Roots. We ha...

Everyday i'm Hustling

July 28 2010
Tane was looking for something for Chris from our favourite local spot Pipi. We came up with thi...

Arohanui Cushion

July 6 2010
a new print for this week, the Arohanui cushion, we have also printed it on a tee and paper.

Family works fashion doo

June 29 2010
we were invited to take part in a local fashion fundraiser for family works, a non profit organ...

too black, too strong!

June 24 2010
Maori All Blacks celebrate their centenary schedule undefeated! Ka Pai!

sylvain descazot x katie brown

June 3 2010
while sylvain was here one of his missions was to make these glass works he ahd been developing b...

sylvain descazot works on paper

June 3 2010
[gallery link="file" columns="4" orderby="title"] Syvain Descazot and partner Anouk arrived in H...

some old prints made into new cushions

June 3 2010
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pania comes in three colours

June 3 2010
we end up doing a few custom print combos and here are a several pania variations.

Hastings Blossom Parade

May 17 2010
here are some more images from Ray Turner taken during the Hastings Blossom Parade in the 60's [...

Mr Turner's slides circa 1960

May 17 2010
We have produced these photographic prints from a local inventor and budding photographer Mr T...

Aroha me Humarie Cushion

February 19 2010
I printed this design on some nice lightweight hemp fabric we had lying aound the store. I thoug...