Title: Alpar Seeds
Artist: Karen Bird ( daughter of Lindsay Bird Mpetyane)
Size: 90 x 60 cm Unframed
Medium: Acrylic on canvas
COA and pictures of the artist holding and signing her work will be provided.
The themes for Karen’s paintings relate to her 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