Gloria Mengil Silk Scarf
Gloria Mengil silk Scarf featuring My Favourite Bush Tucker 2017 design. Australian made. Packaged in cardboard box with information on artist and design. Scarf size: 176cm L x 54cm W.
Gloria has depicted ‘Bush Peanut’ and ‘Bush Plum’- a favourite bush tucker she gathered as a child.“You need to know where to find them…. They are delicious when roasted on hot coals.” “Bush plums are everywhere during the wet season and are eaten raw... They are also good for making jam.” – Gloria Mengil
Waringarri is the first wholly indigenous owned art centre established in the Kimberley region and one of the oldest continuously operating art centres in Australia supporting economic independence for artists and their community.
The centre operates artists’ studios and galleries and supports more than 100 artists as painters, printmakers, wood carvers, boab engravers, sculptors and textile artists. Cultural tours and performances compliment the visitor experience with a rich insight into Miriwoong culture. All proceeds from art sales, art commissions and cultural tourism are returned to the community to support our ongoing program of arts and cultural projects.
Priced at $155.00 including free postage.