Kāri Māori


Kāri Māori is a deck of thoughtfully designed playing cards that celebrates the Māori language and culture, while supporting local creatives, makers and businesses. A collaboration project by Konei and Maimoa Creative, released during Matariki 2021. A treasured taonga for whānau that encourages play, laughter, unity, and learning. 

Kāri Māori are 100% designed and made in Aotearoa​. 


  • 54 playing cards
  • Embossed outer pack
  • 1 info card

Inside the pack there is a QR code which will take you to behind the scenes videos of the talented artist Jordyn Daniels explaining her work that honours traditional Māori art.

Project details:

ARTIST: Jordy Elise
DESIGN: Maimoa Creative

For a list of card banter in te reo Māori, visit our blog post that provides a list of handy phrases and words to use while playing your favourite card game!


We aim to dispatch all orders within 48 hours*. Once dispatched, please allow 1-3 (NZ) or 4-14 (AUS) working days for your purchase to arrive.

*Please note custom orders have additional waiting times.

To view our shipping policy please click here.

Customer Reviews

Based on 14 reviews
Great Gift Idea

I always have customers looking for something a little different to gift. This is great for families or individuals. Great artwirk and qyality finish on the bix

Kari tino pai

Ataahua ēnei kari.

Huata Arahanga
Ka mau te wehi

Tēnā koutou - absolutely love the kari Māori - the designs are amazing and the finish is top quality

Irene Shanks
Xmas present

Our adult granddaughter was very pleased with her pack of cards

Sereana Rokotakala
christmas gift

Got this as a gift for my friend, she loved it so much and was actually even looking at getting it! beautiful quality and packaged with care 🤎 Actually arrived wayyy faster than i thought it would :))

Kia Kaha Te Reo Māori

Our products all revolve around celebrating and promoting te reo Māori.

Audio Files

All prints and greeting cards have audio files to assist with pronunciation.

Unique Designs

Our designs are hand-lettered to ensure originality. Custom pieces are original artworks.