Cotton Tea Towel by Damien and Yilpi Marks

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Cotton Tea Towel – Digital Print – 62.5cm x 42.5cm

This is a teaching painting, describing a dry season in Damien’s homeland, Mount Liebig, in the Northern Territory. It illustrates aspects of landscape and culture that was told to Damien by his great-grandparents. Women sit with children collecting bush potatoes (the red shapes at the top of the painting) and are preparing for inma (ceremony). One man, wati, sits down with his waru (spear). Controlled burnings are taking place as the spinifex is dry, and this means good fruits can grow. The small star-like symbols represent womens body paint that the women paint on each other for inma. A dry creekbed runs through the painting (in red and white), and there are cracks in the claypans, dried rockholes (tjukula), and sandhills (tali).

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Reviewed by Catherine C.
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Catherine Purnima

We loved them...they are so colourful and we lived the design

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Love the design and the quality.

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Tea towel

Good quality cotton tea towel

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Lovely design

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Lovely present

Great design and fabric. Arrived quickly

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