Six New Zealand HB Pencil Boxes designed by Tanya Wolfkamp and published by Live Wires NZ Ltd.
There are six HB pencils in each box with a unique New Zealand word on each pencil.
1. NZ native blue-toned birds. Royal blue pencils with gold metal tips, words and pukeko image and white erasers. Birds are Tui, Kereru / wood pigeon, Pukeko, Kotare / kingfisher, Takahe and Korora / blue penguin.
2. NZ Native Trees: Emerald green pencils with gold tips, words and kauri image with white erasers. Trees are Rimu, Puriri, Kauri, Nikau, Ti Kouka /cabbage tree, Kahikatea.
3. NZ Native White Flowers: White pencils and erasers with gold tips, words and manuka image. Flowers are Manuka, Puawananga /clematis, Kohurangi / Kirks’ daisy), Houhi / lacebark , Akatorotoro / white rata and Mikoikoi / NZ iris.
4. New Zealand Novels: Orange pencils with white erasers and words and black metal tips. Six best NZ Fiction Books are Owls Do Cry by Janet Frame, Potiki by Patricia Grace, The Bone People by Keri Hulme, The Vintner’s Luck by Elizabeth Knox, Mister Pip by Llyod Jones and The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton.
5. Maori Phrases: Brick red pencils with white erasers and words and black metal tips. Phrases are Ka pai, Arohanui, Kia kaha, Kia ora, Tu meke and Ka kite ano.
6. Kiwi Sayings: Black pencils and tips with white erasers, words and fern image. Sayings are Crikey, Hard Case, Sorted, No worries, Choice and Sweet as.
Above are NZ Novel HB pencils. Choosing only six was hard! Below are white NZ Flower HB pencils. Then NZ native birds and NZ native trees.
Above is Te Reo HB pencils and Kiwi slang black pencils.
2019 © by Wolfkamp and Stone and published by Live Wires NZ Ltd.