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Tjilkamata and Baby

Rhonda Sharpe
Bush-dyed woollen blanket, embellished and stitched with wool and cotton
41 x 54 x 20 cm / 13 x 22 x 7.5 cm
Yarrenyty Arltere Artists


I always think about my sewing. This is a mother with her baby.

Desert Mob is presented annually in Mparntwe | Alice Springs on Arrernte Country.

On behalf of Desart’s staff and art centre members, the Executive Committee humbly and respectfully acknowledge the Arrernte Apmereke Artweye (Traditional Owners) and Kwertengerle (Traditional Managers) of Mparntwe.


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