Maimoa print - Ko Tōku Reo
This beautiful hand lettered print is inscribed "Ko tōku reo tōku ohooho, ko tōku reo tōku māpihi maurea"
- My language is my awakening, my language is the window to my soul.
A proverb from Sir Tīmoti Kāretū, about language revitalisation and the importance of maintaining culture.
These are printed in Aotearoa on high-quality matte paper, and the designs are by NZ designer "Maimoa" - creator Aroha is a graphic designer, hand lettering artist, wife to a passionate Māori teacher, māmā, perfectionist, learner, and advocate for te reo Māori.
Maimoa was birthed out of her desire to fuse two of her passions (typography & te ao Māori) to help normalise everyday use of te reo Māori.
"Maimoatia te reo, maimoatia te iwi.”
Our motto is all about cherishing the language of this land as well as the people in your life. Maimoa is passionate about promoting the Māori language through unique printed goods and resources. Our aim is to help normalise the use of te reo in everyday life, and to empower people to be proud of their Māoritanga"
English translation included on the reverse
Separate translation card included
Supplied inside a cardboard flat box, and ready to frame
**Note the price is for an unframed printThis product is Made in NZ