Cushion Cover | Wool 40cm | Dianne A Dawson | Multi Colour Dots on Black
This stunning cushion cover is entirely handmade and ready to take centre stage on your couch. Local label Better World Arts create beautiful, unique textiles through cross-cultural collaboration- combining Australian Aboriginal artworks with traditional Kashmiri rug-making techniques. A shining example of a project that benefits two at risk populations living thousands of kilometres apart - providing them with meaningful work opportunities and income on their homelands. Purchase of these products guarantees a direct return to the Aboriginal artist and their community, and to the Artisan community in Kashmir.
Artist Information: Diane was born in 1972 in Amata,the daughter of two famous Irrunytju painters, her mother Alkawari Dawson and her father Nyakul Dawson. Diane paints everyday at The Minyma Kutjara Arts Project. Her paintings are delicately rich in colour, provoking and passionate. The Minyma Kutjara Arts Project is simultaneously both the oldest Ngaanyatjarra Lands, located in the small community of Wingellina (Irrunytju), WA.
Artwork Information: This artwork tells the story of the two sisters. They are travelling on foot around Australia through sand hills and mountains looking for mai (food).
Materials: Hand dyed wool.
Size: 40 x 40cm
Zip Closure on reverse
Cushion insert not included.
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