Inspiring Makers: The Busy Finch


Tatyanna Meharry is a ceramicist who works from her home studio in Ōtautahi Christchurch. Her work is found in galleries and stores throughout Aotearoa New Zealand. Tatyanna’s colourful ceramic ice creams and ice blocks are amongst some of the her most popular work.

Tatyanna's ceramic treats have made various appearances at The Arts Centre Mākete, the latest to appear were cute mini ceramic ice block necklaces. Visit www.thebusyfinch.co.nz to find out more about her work.

Mākete Coordinator Abbie and her whānau were inspired by Tatyanna’s mahi to create their own sweet treats from salt dough. Check out this PDF resource which explains how you can create your own sweet treats from salt dough.

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