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Kip & Co Tjulpu Kulunypa Embroided Cushion

Kip & Co Tjulpu Kulunypa Embroided Cushion

Regular price $83.30 AUD
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The Tjulpu Kulunypa Embroidered Cushion is a rectangular cushion made from 100% French flax upholstery weight linen. This cushion features an embroidered pattern on the front side in tones of pink, burnt orange and golden brown and has plain golden brown piping and reverse with zip closure. 'Tjulpu Kulunypa - Baby Birds' by Carlene Thompson is an artwork about birds and their chicks. Carlene often paints birds, as tjulpu tjukurpa (bird dreaming) is related to her family's country which is near Kanypi in the Western APY Lands.

Tjulpu Kulunypa - Baby Birds © Carlene Thompson, Licensed by Copyright Agency.

100% French flax upholstery linen with front cotton embroidery.

50 x 30 cm. Reverse in plain mustard brown with pink back zip closure.

Insert included & made from 100% PET recycled fibres.

Ethically made in India.

Proudly carbon neutral. Independent and female founded.

Established in 1948, Ernabella Arts is Australia’s oldest continuously running Indigenous Art Centre and one of the most artistically diverse in the country. Ernabella Arts and Kip&Co divide all profits from the collaboration equally, so 50% of profits will return to Ernabella Arts.

Tjulpu Kulunypa - Baby Birds © Carlene Thompson, Licensed by Copyright Agency.

Carlene is a senior artist and senior woman in the Ernabella community. Her works are often about tjulpu tjuta (birds). People call her Tjulpu Thompson, and she says ‘like I did with my children, I now raise chicks every day on canvas and in clay in my work’. Carlene’s painting Tjulpu Kulunypa – Baby Birds is an artwork about birds and their chicks.

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