Karen Bird Nightengale – Alpar Seeds

Title: Alpar Seeds
Artist: Karen Bird ( daughter of the renown artist – Lindsay Bird Mpetyane )
Size:   90 x 60 cm Unframed
Medium: Acrylic on canvas

Description

Title: Alpar Seeds
Artist: Karen Bird ( daughter of the renown artist – Lindsay Bird Mpetyane )
Size:   90 x 60 cm Unframed
Medium: Acrylic on canvas

Authenticity:

COA and pictures of the artist holding and signing her work will be provided.

Story:

The themes for Karen’s paintings relate to the main stories from her father’s country they include alpar – Rattail Plant, ahakey – Bush Plum and tyankern – Mulga Seed.  Karen’s work reflects the designs associated with the many stories surrounding these plants. Karen also paints awelye – women’s ceremonial body paint designs for this story.