Kū Kiaʻi Mauna (Ladies Tee) - a handprinted and hand colored shirt
Kū Kiaʻi Mauna is the call of the protectors at the base of Mauna a Wakea. Also known as Mauna Kea, to natives of Hawaiʻi the mountain represents the Sky Father from which all native Hawaiians descend. This design of Belsky's reminds us to stand in protection of Mauna a Wakea and all sacred places.
Aloha ʻĀinatranslates to love the land and is a traditional Hawaiian value and philosophy still recognized and practiced by Hawaiians today. This design reminds us to love and nurture our relationship with the land, because we care for the land and in turn it sustains and nurtures us and our families.
All Belsky's shirts are hand silk-screened using custom earth-friendly inks. Colorful designs are hand painted. Allow for variation, the shirts are hand done, no two can be exactly alike.
Two-side printed on natural colored 100% cotton Bella ladies tees, these wearable works of art are preshrunk and available in adult sizes: S, M, L, XL and 2X.
Front print - has the hand colored Kū Kiaʻi Mauna design (first image below)
back print - (about 5 inches wide) is a smaller simplified version of the Kū Kiaʻi Mauna design on the front (second image below)
*Last 2 images are examples of the variation that occurs when each shirt is hand painted.
A PERCENTAGE OF EACH KIAʻI SHIRT SOLD SUPPORTS MAUNA KEA PROTECTION & EDUCATION EFFORTS.