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Shane Poihipi-Paul

Pouako (Tutor)
  • Ngāti Pikiao, Ngāti Hinerangi, Ngāi Tūhoe, Te Whānau-ā-Apanui
Wānanga
Te Wānanga Whakairo Rākau o Aotearoa

Description Shane is a Pouako for Te Wānanga Whakairo. Inspired by Lionel Grant’s carvings, Shane decided to learn the art himself, graduating from NZMACI Te Wānanga Whakairo (Wood Carving School) in 2017. Shane’s skill set then lead to his current position with us working on projects New Zealand wide, which he loves.

Shane is a Pouako for Te Wānanga Whakairo. Inspired by Lionel Grant’s carvings, Shane decided to learn the art himself, graduating from NZMACI Te Wānanga Whakairo (Wood Carving School) in 2017. Shane’s skill set then lead to his current position with us working on projects New Zealand wide, which he loves.

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