Features Aboriginal art from Coral Hayes Pananka. Based on the original painting - Circle of Life.
Packaging features information about the artist, artwork and art centre.
- 100% Cotton Aboriginal Art Tea Towel
- Dimensions: 45cm x 75cm / 18in x 30in (approx)
- Made in Australia
- Packaging: Folded in polybag
Tea towel artwork/placement varies from tea towel to tea towel so each one is a little bit different.
About the artwork -
This story represents a gathering of woman with their young daughters; they are now going to be taking in the middle of the circle to our elders whereby they will be taught our traditional ways full of knowledge and wisdom. They can then go on their way and teach their children what was handed down to them in the circle of life.
About the artist -
Coral Hayes (Hughes) was born in Balranald NSW and is a descendant of the Yorta Yorta people of the Mooroopna/Shepparton region of Victoria. Coral's totem is the long neck turtle which her mother Kitty Smith Muray and her grandmother Alice belongs to. Coral is also a descendant of the central Arunta people of Alice Springs, her totem is also the eagle called Ertija which belongs to her grandmother Julie Hughes which Coral is proud to belong to, in respect of her Ancestors. Coral's father Billy Hughes totem is the green caterpillar Yeperenye whom he was very proud of. Coral now paints with full respect of her ancestors that are now in the dreaming.
Royalties from this product directly benefit the artist and their community.
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