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.

Fraser Books has been publishing since producing Sonja Davies’ bestselling 'Bread & Roses' in 1980. We have published about 150 books, most of them since the late 1990s. We are publishers for the Wairarapa Archive and the NZ Cartoon Archive at the Alexander Turnbull Library.
A resource for authors called ‘The 8 Steps in Publishing a Book’ is available from us.

06 3771359

Frocks On Bikes is a not-for-profit group passionate about making it fun, stylish and easy for women to get on bikes. It's about fun, liberty sustainability, and generally feeling and looking great.

Websites and social media, graphic design, logos and branding

06 379 5405

Gareth is the District Archivist for Masterton District Council and has written hundreds of feature articles on aspects of Wairarapa history, as well as publishing ten books on the subject.He has also been writing a weekly column on gardening for nearly twenty years

06 370 6311

A full time artist since 1976, specialising in etching and aquatint. Gary is renowned for his whimsical images of railways and cats, and he is represented in dealer galleries in New Zealand and Australia.

Automotive museum, cars & memorabilia

06 379 8933

Images of unique and beautiful homes, cafes,and commercial property , with design, murals, paintings, signage, and scenic effects by Gayle Wilson. Tutoring also available.

06 377 7248

A graphic designer specialising
in typography and retouching. "I love the process of designing and crafting visual
elements with care."

021 270 3398

Free-lance photographer specialising in documentary and landscape images.

021 419 301

Classical Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Ballroom Dancing, Speech and Drama

06 377 4588