Wawiriya Burton has been weaving since the early days of Tjanpi. She has produced many works of great vibrancy and harmonious form.
Wawiriya is a Ngangkari (traditional healer) and maintains strong traditional cultural ties. Wawiriya is a talented artist who has been weaving for Tjanpi, painting for Tjala Arts and carving punu (wood) for Maraku Arts. She is a well-rounded and accomplished artist and senior woman.