Full time Māori artist with a back ground in Māori arts, graphic design, living in New Zealand. Tiki Obrien is recognized as a leader in his field with a strong conviction to Polynesian, Māori arts and design.
Tiki's Tattoo design work is highly sort after and in demand attracting people from all over the world who recognize his unique talent as an artist and the way he makes the connection with his clients to their artwork through his depth of understanding and knowlege of Māori design.
If you have been looking for a Māori artist to design you a genuine authentic Māori Tattoo design, contact Tiki he will help take the guess work out of what it takes to get one.
The process is simple. Tell him what you want, where on your body you want placed, send a few photo's so he can get an idea of your body type. He will send you a price and if happy, we go from there. Every design is based on the information about yourself (profile) Dont worry about the meaning. That is Tiki's job to translate the symbols for you. For more information go to following questions and answers.
"A design with no meaning has no spirit, no life, cold and dead. It must have a connection, generate conversation, inspire others and motivate. Not just a drawing but a collection of your experiences and feelings,.
" As an artist all I do is take what is already there, arrange, shape and put form to who you all ready are. This is your Tā Moko
In his spare time Tiki enjoys motorcycle riding and is an active campagner against domestic violence, abuse and teen suicide and uses his talents in multimedia for social causes. The following organisations.