Kereru | Bone White
(Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae) is a endemic bird, Māori call it kererū in most of the country but kūkupa and kūkū in some parts of the North Island, particularly in Northland. Kereru is the only surviving New Zealand bird since the moa with a beak that can open wide enough to swallow native fruits greater than 12 mm in diameter, such as tawa, taraire and karaka
Each Ceramic Piece looks great on its own, or as a collection of pieces creating 3D wall Art
About the Artist
Coming from a background in the handcrafted pottery tradition of New Zealand Bob offers handmade sculptural ceramic tiles that capture the essence of Aotearoa’s fauna and flora (plant and wildlife in New Zealand).