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Warnayarra Waterhole by Celestine Nungarrayi Tex - Original Painting - 30x30cm

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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).
Size: 30x30cm
Artist: Celestine Nungarrayi Tex
Story: Warnayarra Waterhole

This painting depicts 'Lappi Lappi,' a rock hole where a 'Warnayarra' (rainbow serpent) lived in the Dreaming. Lappi Lappi was the serpent's home, and it would travel by way of underground between waterholes in the area.

Due to the delicate nature of these original paintings, each will be carefully packaged and shipped within 1 week.

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Celestine Nungarrayi Tex

Aboriginal Warlpiri woman

Celestine attends the local school in Yuendumu, a remote Aboriginal community located 290 km north-west of Alice Springs. During the school holidays, Celestine visited the Warlukurlangu Artists Aboriginal Corporation and participated in the Warlukurlangu Art program to paint Jukurrpa (Dreaming) stories.