Georgia Gifford

Graduate M.A.T.C.H Intensifier “Rua”

I have always had a love for creating and Te Ao Māori. I love inspiring and motivating others through my clothing brand #Honoured

Before MATCH I had pursued study at Vic University but really craved a Te Ao Māori environment.

I have experience in apparel, service design, digital illustration along with journalism and Cultural advisory.

Georgia Gifford

Skills

  • Service Design
  • Digital Illustration
  • Policy Design
  • Apparel Design
  • Concept Design
  • Character Design

Georgia Gifford

Ngāti Kahungunu ki Te Wairoa

“He uri teenei no Ngai Tuhoe me Ngati Kahungunu ki te wairoa, no Ngaa kuki airani me Tahiti hoki.

I have always had a love for creating and Te Ao Māori. I love inspiring and motivating others through my clothing brand #Honoured

Before MATCH I had pursued study at Vic University but really craved a Te Ao Māori environment.

I have experience in apparel, service design, digital illustration along with journalism and Cultural advisory.

I am hoping to venture further into the world of animation, and aim to centre tikanga Maaori and indigenous rangatahi in all of the mahi that I produce.”

Portfolio

Georgia Gifford Work One
Georgia Gifford Work Three

‘Honoured’ is a clothing brand that helps Māori to support the Te Tiriti O Waitangi kaupapa within corporate organisations.

Georgia Gifford Work Two
Georgia Gifford Work Four

“Georgia has a great creative ability to bring a message to life! A great team player who works well with others in order to achieve the team’s goals.

Georgia showed great focus, perseverance, and commitment during the 6-week course and demonstrated grit and resilience.”

Jared Tuoro,
M.A.T.C.H MANAGER

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The Māoriland Tech Creative Hub is a learning centre for rangatahi to use and unleash their creative thinking and problem-solving skills to develop and build creative solutions for our future. 

Our MATCH Intensifiers enable rangatahi to develop core skills in the creative industries while being empowered with the social and cultural competence to thrive.

Over six weeks our tauira participate in a rapid learning programme led by industry before entering 12 weeks of job placements.