"I live in tirohanga, opotiki
With my partner wayne and
My three tamariki, leo, ruby and toa
Ko ngati rua toku hapu
Ko whakatohea toku iwi
Ko makeo toku maunga
Ko matatua toku waka"
Anna has a diploma in textile design and sells her weavings from various design stores and galleries throughout Aotearoa. Her work and family life was featured in the ‘life in balance’ episode of Country Calendar 2012 .
Anna enjoys working with a combination of natural materials, flax, feathers and metal. She loves the process of making things.
Her work is inspired by traditional Maori art works but with a strong contemporary feel, presented as a precious treasure or taonga.