Ngalyipi Vine by Pauline Napangardi Gallagher - Original Painting - 107x61cm
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- 100% Authentic Indigenous artwork
- Ethically & sustainably sourced Indigenous art
- Supports Indigenous employment & training
We are very excited here at Yarn to now offer a number of incredible original paintings by Warlukurlangu Artists, an art centre based in the remote community of Yuendumu. The artists are famous for their gloriously colourful acrylic paintings that depict stories of the country around Yuendumu and Nyirripi, the Dreamtime and their ancestors.
PLEASE NOTE: Due to the delicate nature of these original paintings, each will be carefully packaged and shipped within 3 weeks.
Product: Original Canvas Painting
Materials: Stretched canvas, acrylic paint and raw oak wooden frame (1x 4.5cm).
Artist: Pauline Napangardi Gallagher
Story: Ngalyipi Vine
This painting features 'Ngalypi,' a vine that is sacred to Napandardi and Napangka women. It has many uses, such as a ceremonial wrap, a strap to carry 'parrajas' (wooden bowls) that are laden with bush tucker, and can be used as a tourniquet for headaches.
MEET THE ARTIST
Pauline Napangardi Gallagher
Aboriginal Warlpiri woman
Pauline has been painting Warlukurlangu Artists since 2006 . She paints her father’s stories – Pikilyi Jukurrpa (Pikilyi Dreaming) and Mina Mina Jukurrpa (Mina Mina Dreaming), Dreamings that relate to her land, its features and animals. Pauline loves colour and uses an unrestricted palette to develop a modern interpretation of her traditional Aboriginal culture.