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Aroha Tamihana

Kia ora! Ko Aroha Tamihana tōku ingoa, he uri au nō Ngāti Ranginui me Ngāti Raukawa ki Te Kaokaoroa-o-Pātetere.

I am a Māori graphic designer passionate about promoting the Māori language and culture through unique designs, products and resources. I aim to help normalise the use of te reo Māori throughout Aotearoa using my background in graphic design and brush-lettering calligraphy.

Read more at Aroha’s Creative Directory profile.

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CBOP Projects & News

Chorus Cabinet Art Project 2022

Make your city beautiful. Creative Bay of Plenty have once again teamed up with Chorus and The Breeze Tauranga for another round of the Chorus Cabinet Art Project. This is…

Words from departing trustees

As the Creative Bay of Plenty board has a change of guard, several of the departing trustees (Suzanne McNicol, Caroline Gill, and Thoje Hood) have left us with these words…