Pakihi Toi

Pakihi Toi is an online course for Māori artists wanting to start their own business.

Pakihi toi


Nau mai, whakatau mai ki a Pakihi Toi. Kua hangaia tenei kohi mau hei awhina ki te kawe i au mahi auaha, kia tahuri hei pakihi.

Welcome to Pakihi toi. This free resource has been made to help you turn your creative passion into a business.  Our aim is to provide you with a series of mini tutorials that cover all the aspects of setting up a business for profit, and is particularly focused on Māori artists.

Each tutorial is made up of a video and a workbook. The video gives you an overview of the topic with great insights from other ringatoi who have hands on experience with this journey.  The workbooks lead you step by step through each topic, allowing you to learn and plan at your own pace.

Once you have worked through all of the tutorials you will have own road map to success through a tailored business plan!

Now, you are at the creative edge of something great, with the vision to dream big and a desire to work for yourself. Join us as we meet artists who have made the bold jump into industry and offer hot tips and insights that will enable you to get started.

Once you have registered and created your login you are good to go. However, don't forget, we are always here to help and support you with any questions you have. We are also keen to hear your feedback. You can contact one of the team at our email and just put Pakihi Toi in the heading and we will get back to you asap. 

Register for Pakihi Toi now!