Welina Mānoa

The Welina Mānoa Mural Painting

About the artist –

Haley Kailiehu is from Makamakaole on the island of Maui. She graduated from the University of Hawai‘i with a BA in art and an MEdT in secondary education. She is currently an art teacher at ʻIlima Intermediate and a PhD student at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. Her passions in life include painting, hiking, swimming, and above all spending time with her family.

No ke kaha ki‘i –

‘O Haley Kailiehu ka i pena i ke ki‘i nui no Welina Mānoa. No Makamakaole, Maui mai ‘o ia. Ua puka ‘o ia mai ke kula nui o Hawai‘i ma Mānoa me kāna kēkelē laepua (BA) ma lalo o ke ke‘ena Hana No‘eau a me kāna kēkelē laeo‘o (MEdT) ma lalo o ke kula ho‘ona‘auao. Ke hana nei ‘o ia ma ke kula waena o ‘Ilima ma ke ‘ano he kumu hana no‘eau i kēia manawa, a ke ‘imi nei nō ho‘i ‘o ia i kāna kēkelē lae‘ula ma lalo o ke kula ho‘ona‘auao ma UH Mānoa. Hoihoi ‘o ia i ka pena, ka pi‘i kuahiwi, ka ‘aukai, a me ka ho‘onanea me kona ‘ohana.