Title: Greenstone Carving: Techniques and Concepts in Pounamu
Author: Len Gale
ISBN: 978-1-99-004216-4
RRP: $39.99
Specs: PB, 250 x 185 mm portrait, 84 pp, colour
Publishing: 15 June 2022

This helpful practitioner’s guide takes the reader from the origins of pounamu/greenstone through the basics of design, tools and techniques, leading on to popular styles like hei tiki, toki, pekapeka, mere and patu.

Illustrated with helpful drawings and photos of work in progress, this new edition also features photography of finished work from leading studio Moko Pounamu, Ōtautahi/Christchurch.