Children's Art

Children's Art stamps
The children of Pitcairn are the heroes of this stamp issue.


The Philatelic Bureau has highlighted the art of Torika Warren-Peu, Bradley Christian, Kimiora Warren-Peu, Jayden Warren-Peu, Ralph Warren-Peu and Ariel Brown under the guidance of Meralda Warren and Susan Davey (Island Teacher)

Children's Art date stampThe paintings pictorially show their favourite place on Pitcairn and in the beautiful Pitkern language, they describe why.  Pitkern is thought to be a creole language based on an 18th century dialect of English and Tahitian, and has fewer than 100 speakers worldwide.


Children's Art FDC

Children's Art
Please Note: All prices are in New Zealand Dollars
Single set$8.40
First Day Cover with 6 stamps $9.90

Technical Details

Designer:
Denise Durkin, Wellington, New Zealand www.illustrationwish.co.nz Pitcairn Stamps
proudly brought
to you by:
Bounty Post
Pitcairn Artists:Torika Warren-Peu, Bradley Christian, Kimiora Warren-Peu, Jayden Warren-Peu, Ralph Warren-Peu and Ariel Brown
Printer: Southern Colour Print, Dunedin, New Zealand
Process: Offset Litho
Stamp size:40.0 mm x 30.0 mm horizontal
Sheet Format: Sheets of 50 (2 panes of 25). Size 140mm x 103mm
Perforation Gauge: 14.0 x 14.0
Denominations: Stamps 50c, 60, $1.00, $1.80, $2.00 and $2.50
Paper: 103gsm Tullis Russell Yellow Green phosphor gummed paper
Period of Sale:
24 February, 2010 for a period of 2 years

Children's Art Book Offer:
The Philatelic Bureau has just received copies of the Art Book - “Mi Bas Side Orn Pitcairn”.
Featuring 19 glossy pages and 29 paintings from the children and teachers, the book also has good descriptions of the chosen places in Pitkern and English.

To purchase this spiral bound book for only $NZ 15.00 plus P&P,
simply email the Bureau or visit our web site.