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.


Ngaio Press

Ngaio Press has published over 30 books, with an emphasis on history: business, social, musical, colonial and military.

Simon Burt Web Design

Simon Burt creates quality online content and designs websites that work hard for his clients. Wordpress specialist, SEO practitioner, web hosting.

06 379 5692

Tania is the author of Over the Hill, a children's book on the founding of Greytown.

Book illustrator/Designer/Painter/Art tutor - Viv runs a small graphic design studio called Swirl Design. She is a published illustrator of four children's picture books. also tutors adult art classes in foundation drawing, life drawing, portraiture and a variety of visual media. Viv specialises in depicting birds, people and art pastiches that often employ narrative, whimsy and humorous elements.

06 379 9327
William Connor

I am primarily a writer; I co-created and write scripts for the webisode series Lifeswap, a light hearted animated comedy. My most recent play The Kitchen at the End of the World is a marionette show. I also write poetry and short stories. In 2013, I lived in Germany and wrote Twenty One Days, a Berlin-inspired collection of writings.

020 404 54512
Words & Images – Simon Burt

Simon Burt creates quality online content and websites that work. He has worked in communications for over 30 years as a script writer, photographer, producer, director, advertising features writer, newspaper editor & proprietor and web designer.

06 379 5692