Tjanpi tea towel
100% linen tea towel featuring the illustrative work of Fregon artist Rita Rolley. Artwork depicts Tjanpi basket weaving.
Materials: 100% linen available in two tones: Oatmeal and Flax
Tjanpi Desert Weavers is a social enterprise of the Ngaanyatjarra Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (NPY) Women’s Council created to enable women in Australia's remote central deserts to earn their own income from fibre art. Tjanpi represents more than 400 Aboriginal women artists from 26 remote communities on the NPY lands. The NPY lands cover approximately 350,000 square kilometres across the tri-state (WA, SA, NT) border region of Central Australia.
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Image: Yilpi Lewis and Tjunkaya Tapaya holding Tjanpi tea towels, 2019. Photo courtesy of Tjanpi Desert Weavers.