Black and Pink Ink on Tabacco coloured Tencel Linen (70% Tencel, 30% Linen)
These beautiful hand-made baby clothes feature designs by Ikuntji Artists and are available in Sizes 0-3 Months to 18 Months.
Each piece of clothing is made with either screen-printed, or digitally printed hand drawn designs – meaning that each one will be slightly different and unique.
This design by Alice Nampitjinpa Dixon shows the Tali Tali Story.
This painting shows the artist’s Tjukurrpa, the Tali Tali Dreaming. It refers to the vast and desolate sandhills of her country near Taalalpi, which is located beyond the Kintore/Kiwikurra road near the West Australian and Northern Territory border. This is the country where her father and mother used to travel by foot when she was a young girl. The place is still of great spiritual significance to Alice and her father’s family as it contains both, personal and tribal law to which Alice relates in her work. Water has collected in between the sandhills, providing sustenance for her porcupine. The tjikamamta (porcupine) is Alice’s own personal tjukurrpa (dreaming). She returned to her country for a visit in late 2005.
This fabric has been screen printed by hand by Published Textiles and Papers, ensuring the highest quality and longevity.
About the printers:
Publisher Textiles & Papers is one of Australia’s leading print houses. Focused on producing original patterns through traditional hand-screen printing methods we create bold and colourful textiles, hand printed wallpaper, clothing and fabric.
Tencel Linen (70% Tencel, 30% Linen)
Fabric care instructions: Gentle cold hand wash only. Do not bleach, do not tumble dry, cool iron only.