Mei Kupa

Graduate M.A.T.C.H Intensifier “TAHI”

I grew up on a dairy farm in Omahu. I’m currently studying te reo Māori at Te Wānanga o Raukawa.

M.A.T.C.H sparked my creativity in being able to draw.

I enjoy being creative through drawing, colouring, photography, and fashion.

Mei Kupa

Skills

  • Punctual
  • Quick Learner
  • Team Player
  • Competent with Adobe Suite
  • Communication

Mei-Mare Kōwhai Kupa

Ngāti Manawa, Ngāti Kahungunu, Ngāti Ranginui, Ngāti Tuwharetoa

I grew up on a dairy farm in Omahu. I’m currently studying te reo Māori at Te Wānanga o Raukawa. 

M.A.T.C.H sparked my creativity in being able to draw. 

I enjoy being creative through drawing, colouring, photography, and fashion.

Portfolio

Mei Work One
Mei Work Two

Omahu 

This animated pepeha was created for tamariki in Omahu to learn their pepeha in a fun and engaging way. 

Mei Work Three
Mei Work Four

Mei excels at working hard. She is a quick learner and a willing student. She has delivered incredible work for Māoriland Productions in the time she was here.

Mei is someone I would work with again.

Rautini Thompson,
M.A.T.C.H Producer

MATCH Vertical Orange

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.