Tea Towel | Tampe | Black on Natural Linen | Tangentyere Artists

This bold Tampe linen tea towel is designed by Millie Abbott, Marita McMillan, Patricia Robinson and Rosabella McMillan of Ewyenper Atwatye. Tampe is the Central/Eastern Arrente way of spelling ‘Damper’ and pronounced the same way. Tampe is a homemade bread cooked over the fire, often served fresh and warm with butter and strawberry jam.

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:
Artist: Millie Abbott, Marita McMillan, Patricia Robinson and Rosabella McMillan of Ewyenper Atwatye
Size: 50 x 70cm
Material: Screenprint on 100% Linen


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