Artist: Erihapeti McPherson
Iwi: Kai Tahu, Kati Mamoe, Kotimana
Description: Teardrop shaped Pounamu earrings
Materials: Pounamu, sterling silver
Erihapeti is of Kāi Tahu, Kāti Māmoe and Kotimana descent. She lives in Golden Bay, Te Tai Tapu, and has a strong relationship with the local hapū. She is a prolific artist and works with many different mediums. She lets herself be guided by her dreams and visions, and her creation process. All of her natural resources are collected with the blessing of the local Mohua hapū.