Member Profile

I am fortunate to have a heritage rich in both New Zealand Maori and European ancestory to draw upon.

I belong to Ngai Tai and Tuwharetoa iwi (tribes), graduating from Hamilton Teachers College and the University of Waikato with a Diploma of Teaching, Bachelor of Education and Certificate in Bilingual Education.

Generally I prefer to sketch from life first and then spend time visualizing how I would like an image to appear on canvas before painting. Using acrylic paint, I love figurative painting, exploring different color combinations and using patterns from my culture wh...
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Featured Art
peacock 4 Art Prints & Posters by Desray Lithgow
Featured Art:
peacock 4
From Gallery: Birds
My Galleries
(5 public)
Maori
9 images
Wildlife
7 images
whimsical
8 images
Birds
29 images
Flowers
7 images
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