Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Waka (Stern Post) • Taurapa Pendant


This taurapa is my interpretation of the great carved stern-posts found on most coastal Waka Taua (expeditionary vessels), once common around Aotearoa (New Zealand).

David Taylor

David Taylor


Taranaki Tuturuu, Ngā Māhanga a Tairi

(1963- )

I was born in Palmerston North and spent my formative years growing up in Auckland. I am now living in Whangarei (North Auckland) with my wife and two children.