Rockwells, Aunty May Hinch

$350.00

Almost Gone!

Special Edition numbered prints on hand made Euraba milled paper by Aunty May Hinch, artist and founding elder.

Artwork: Rockwells

This print was created as a special project with 10 other artists to build up a fund to maintain the Euraba mill and artistic activities. With generous support from the Bushells Foundation.

The Euraba Story

“Euraba Artists and Papermakers was founded by the Goomeroi people of Toomelah and Boggabilla in 1998 with the goal to build Indigenous skills and artistic creativity for a sustainable future within our own community.

We are a group of Indigenous artists young and old, male and female. We make 100% cotton rag art paper using traditional European papermaking methods to create individual and collaborative artworks utilizing techniques such as pulp painting and casting, as well as more conventional surface techniques such as painting and screen printing. We have taken and added our Indigenous sensibilities to create something new and very special.

Our painting and designs are inspired by our life by the MacIntyre River of inland Northern NSW.

Themes include working the cotton fields, bush tracks, the river, local flora and fauna; fish eggs, turtles and kangaroo grass to name a few. We love the bush, and fishing is a favourite past time both for food and as a way of maintaining cultural connections, so features frequently as a re-occurring story in many of our artists work.

We are achieving our goal for recognition through exhibitions including collaborations with other artists from outside our community and we have been honored with prominent art awards.

Our work hangs in major cultural institutions in Australia as well as in many homes”.

Framed in a handmade carbon neutral black slim box frame on a white acid-free mat.

Material: Hand made cotton paper, plantation grown timber, glass front, acid-free mat and metal tabs

Made in Australia & Frame made in New Zealand

3.0(d) × 42.0(w) × 54.5(h) cm

$350

* Orders are typically processed and dispatched within 48 hours (excluding weekends and public holidays)

* We offer a variety of shipping options with Australia Post: Parcel Post - $9.95 | 2-5 business days (Free parcel post shipping on orders $99 and over), Express Post - $14.95 | 1-2 business days (Free express post shipping on orders $150 and over)

* All items shipped with tracking and insurance

* For the most current Australia Post delivery times, please check their website for updates

* For Custom Orders (large volume/corporate), please contact us for a custom shipping quote

* We do not refund for change of mind purchases or incorrect size/item choice selection

* Refunds are only issued if the item is deemed damaged or faulty

* Click here for full returns information

* Welcome to Country is a not-for-profit marketplace

* Your purchase benefits Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists and communities

* Fair licensing agreements and fair royalties paid

* Helping to keep the world’s oldest living culture strong

  • On all orders over $99

  • Benefitting Indigenous artists and communities

  • Contributes to employment, economic and wellbeing outcomes

Reviews

Your Purchase Has Impact

When buying from the Welcome to Country store you are not only buying a beautiful product; you are buying products that directly benefit Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists and communities. Welcome to Country source items from artists, art centres and manufactures who have licence agreements with artists and pay fair royalties.

Learn More