Angkaliya Nelson

Tjanpi Desert Weavers


Tinka (lizard) 

Tjanpi (wild harvested grass) with rainbow wool and natural raffia

L55cm x W25cm x H15cm

Angkaliya lived much of her life at the remote South Australian community of Pipalyatjara but in 2008 moved to Port Augusta for health reasons.

She is a skilled craftsperson often creating quirky sculptures and finely woven baskets.