'Kia Kaha' Art Print
Kia kaha, kia māia, kia manawanui.
Be strong, be steadfast, be willing.
Our prints are printed in Aotearoa on high-quality matte paper. Decorate your whare with hand-lettered inspirational quotes, whakatuakī (Māori proverbs), and karakia (prayers) to encourage the use of te reo Māori in your home.
English translation included on the reverse
Separate translation card included
Uncoated matte finish with an eggshell texture
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.
Ko Aroha te kaiārahi o tēnei waka. He uri ia o ngā iwi Ngāti Raukawa rāua ko Ngāti Ranginui.
Aroha is the creator of Maimoa. She is a graphic designer, wife to a passionate Māori teacher, māmā, type lover, perfectionist, learner, and advocate for te reo Māori.
Maimoa was birthed out of her desire to fuse two of her passions (design & te ao Māori) to help normalise te reo Māori in Aotearoa.
Ko Hamuera tō Aroha hoa rangatira, he uri ia o ngā iwi Ngāti Mutunga rāua ko Te Atiawa.
Hamuera is Aroha’s husband. He is a te reo Māori teacher, as well as the ‘Māori advisor’ for Maimoa.
Ko Te Rauriki rāua ko Manahau ngā tamariki.
Te Rauriki and Manahau are their adorable kids. They are the main inspiration for prioritising te reo Māori in their whānau.