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"Hotu-puku, the taniwha of Kapenga, is slain by the people of Rotorua"
oil on wood  h 12" x w 11 7/8"   2007

 


"Maui captures Tama-nui-te-Ra that his people might enjoy more daylight to do their work"
oil on wood  h 11 7/8" x w 12"   2007

 


"Maui the trickster fishes up the island Te Ika-a-Maui"
oil on wood  h 12" x w 11 5/8"   2007

 


"Okova and his brother-in-law Rokoua pursue his wife Tutu-wathiwathi
who has been stolen by the giant bird Ngani-vatu"
oil on wood  h 11 7/8" x w 11 7/8"   2007

 


"Pi enlists the Menehune to build a dam on the Waimea River in one night"
oil on wood  h 12" x w 12"   2007

 


"Tura teaches  the Nuku-mai-tore of O-tea how to cook"
oil on wood  h 12" x w 11 3/4"   2007

 


"Pele assumes the form of a beautiful maiden and seduces Lohiau, the hula master and prince of Kauai"
oil on wood  h 12" x w 11 3/4"   2007

 


"Pele's sister Hiiaka rescues Lohiau's soul as he lies dead from a broken heart"
oil on wood  h 11 7/8" x w 12"   2007

 


"Pele assumes that Lohiau and Hiiaka are lovers and, in a jealous rage, turns him into lava"
oil on wood  h 12" x w 11 3/4"   2007

 

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