Stevei  [image: Jac Lynch]

Stevei

Stevei

In this podcast Stevei talks about identifying as wāhine toa, representing New Zealand in softball and creating art.

Transcript

"I’m an artist, I mostly deal with clay, Māori clay, nga kaihanga uku. Thirty-five years old and I grew up in Cannons Creek in Porirua. My whanau is from Hicks Bay in Te Araroa so Ngāti Porou and we come from a very strong family and we are a chief line. I’m one of eight children, seven left, but I’m the only child to my Mum and Dad so you can work that one out, good Kiwi family (laughs). I was a sportsperson in another life. Played softball in the (United) States for New Zealand but then retired from... read full transcript

Citation information

URL:http://www.pridenz.com/butch_on_butch_stevei.html
Record date:22nd February 2015
Location:Wellington
Interviewer:Jac Lynch
Photographer:Jac Lynch
Copyright (image):Jac Lynch
Copyright:PrideNZ.com