Puna Yanima

Tjanpi Desert Weavers



Tjanpi (wild harvested grass) with raffia and wipiya (emu feathers) 

Diam 26cm x H 6cm 

Puna is an artist who paints beautiful canvas at the art centre in Mimili. She is also a strong and innovative weaver creating stunning earthy baskets. Puna is creative in her style and experiments with basket design, she is always pushing the boundaries of weaving with Tjanpi in exciting ways. Puna was born in Indulkana and moved to Mimili in later life where she had her four children.