Silk Scarf | Arlepe Prickly Wattle by Loretta Neil | Tangentyere Artists

This soft and stunning Arlepe silk scarf is a shining example of Australian wearable art by Loretta Neil of Ewyenper Atwatye. Throughout history, Arlepe, or Prickly Wattle Seed provided an important food source for the Aboriginal people of Central Australia.

Town Camp Designs is a collection of products created by Ewyenper Atwatye, Tangentyere Artists and Yarrenyty Arltere Artists. They are a 100% Aboriginal owned and run art centre with all sales directly supporting the artists, and all profit going towards artists fees and future projects. Through their art, Town Camp Artists communicate stories about their families, identity and lives.

Tangentyere is an Arrernte word that means coming together, working together. Tangentyere Artists operates a studio, gallery space, and outreach program - providing a hub for art activities across the Alice Springs Aboriginal Town Camps. The organisation is committed to innovative, sustainable, fine art outcomes for Town Camp Artists. Ewyenper Atwatye is a satellite textile project of Tangentyere Artists.

Details:
100% Made in Australia
Artist: Loretta Neil of Ewyenper Atwatye.
Size: 65 x 65cm
Material: 100% Silk
Presented in a stylish gift box


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