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Portfolio Tag: Orange

Plum Seeds Orange by Kathleen Pitjara

[gallery link="file" ids="2779,2778,2777,2776,2775"] Dreamtime: Kathleen Pitjara comes from Utopia, NT. Utopia is about 270 KM north ease of Alice Spring. There are about 2000 Aboriginal people living in Utopia. Kathleen is a fabulous artist. Her dreaming is Bush Plum Seed. Once, in the Dreamtime winds blew from all directions to Utopia, carrying Bush Plum seeds of the...
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Women Collecting Water Orange by Christine Doolan

[gallery link="file" ids="3680,3682,3681"] Dreamtime: Christine is a well-established Aboriginal Artist. M&S Textiles Australia printed some of her works in the past. ‘Women Collecting Water’ is one of her best artworks. Her depiction of waterholes, women sitting with digging sticks, bush foods, flowers, etc. are detailed and decorative. Water is very precious in Northern Territory. Aboriginal people know how...
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Desert Rose Orange by Patricia Weeks

[gallery link="file" ids="2679,2677"] Story : Sturt’s Desert Rose (Gossypium Sturtianum) is the floral emblem of Northern Territory of Australia. It is perennial shrub, has a life cycle of 10 years. It is highly tolerant to draught and occurs naturally in sandy or gravelly soils along dry creek beds water courses, gorges or rocky slopes. It has been...
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Banana Leaves Orange by Donna Abbots

[gallery link="file" ids="3876,3875"]   Dreamtime: Bush Banana (Alangkwe) is one of the most popular fruits among the Aboriginal people in Northern Territory. Bananas are eaten when they are small or fully grown. Bush banana leaves are very decorative and have certain medicinal value to cure wounds, pains etc. Young leaves are eaten without any treatments, whilst the other...
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