Collect - Tall Round Feathered Basket
Collect - Tall Round Feathered Basket by Cynthia Burke of Northern Territory based Tjanpi Desert Weavers.
Wrapped Woven & Wound presents work from seven female artists, who explore the use of interlaced or wrapped components in a mix of sculptural, decorative and functional pieces.
ABOUT THE ARTIST:
Tjanpi Desert Weavers is a not-for-profit Aboriginal social enterprise established in 1995 by the Ngaanyatjarra Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Women’s Council to provide an income source for women living in remote Central Australian communities. Today more than 400 Aboriginal women artists from 28 remote communities covering 350,000 square kms of the western and central deserts of Australia work with Tjanpi to create beautiful, intricate and whimsical fibre art.
Dimensions: H 330 x Dia 550
Materials: Tjanpi, wipiya (emu feathers), wool, hand dyed raffia, wire
Care Instructions: Do not wash
Due to the handmade nature of the products dimensions may vary on individual pieces.
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Handmade in Australia.