Creative Directory

This directory has been compiled by Toi Wairarapa but is by no means exhaustive. If you would like to be included please contact us. Use the search facility on the right or click on a Directory Category to narrow your search.

Visual Arts/Crafts/Photography

‘All Washed Up” Driftwood Design

Creations from washed up driftwood. Sculptures, Furniture, Wine/Candle Holders, Wall hangings, Lighting and Lamps, Plant holders and bird boxes.

Tim Holman
Aaminah troupe- Belly Dancing

Promoting physical well being, self-esteem and other holistic health benefits that enables woman to be able to deal with daily challenges of life.
To provide a safe, nurturing and affordable environment for women to exercise and make social contacts.

Selima -   Carol Wald  06 370 4131
Adult art club

Autumn Workshop Series - Printmaking, Clay, Sketching buildings, textiles & dye

06 304 8255

I am a writer of children’s picturebooks (including Elwyn’s Dream, The Eels of ANZAC Bridge and A Beam of Bright Light.) I also enjoy creating large whimsical paintings (sometimes murals), especially those containing subject matter connected to New Zealand’s native flora and fauna.

06 3782611


06 379 9177
Anne Taylor –  Boulder Bay Design

Anne designs leaflets, publications, logos / branding and websites. Also an arts writer, and exhibiting artist with work featured online.

06 304 7271

Acrylic, pencil, oil and wax

021 292 8224

An art gallery and museum celebrating the people and stories of Wairarapa, with regular exhibitions, public events, performances and education programmes. A retail space with art , jewelry, crafts and cards with a local flavour.

06 370 0001

Arts Culture and Heritage Trust

06 377 1379