Kingfisher - Wings Down. For use in a wall art composition or alone, the New Zealand kingfisher (Halcyon sancta) usually lives in a nest hole in a clay bank. This is the only native kingfisher species found in New Zealand. Known to Māori as kōtare, the New Zealand kingfisher is often seen in coastal areas perched on fence and telephone wires.
Steiner Ceramics create unique handcrafted ceramics for the customer who appreciates quality homewares designed and made in New Zealand. Coming from a background in the handcrafted pottery tradition of New Zealand Bob Steiner offers handmade sculptural ceramic tiles, tableware and art that captures the essence of Aotearoa's fauna and flora (plant and wildlife in NZ), using a studio ceramics production method of slip casting. Tableware – vases, jugs, bowls, mugs, platters, plates in a wide range, all dishwasher and microwave safe. Collectible pieces, designer ceramics, Pacific themed and quintessentially Kiwi (Kiwiana) handmade gifts. Great New Zealand Christmas gifts, birthday gifts, wedding gifts, corporate gifts. If you are traveling think about gifts for overseas friends and business colleagues. Leaving work gifts, great gifts for men, thank you gifts.