whānau measures 45cm long and the heart is 20cm long. the wall/fence can be seen through the lettering and the heart. Piece is cut from high quality NZ steel and coated in matt white. Second photo shows the design.
whānau is often translated as “family”, however the full meaning of the word encompasses extended family, physical, emotional and spiritual.
each piece is tied by hand, as shown, and measures approximately 1.1-1.2m long.