Tjanpi Desert Weavers
Tjanpi (wild harvested grass) with fluffy purple sequin wool and natural raffia
L67cm x W17cm x H20cm
Nora Davidson was born at Multju near Mantamaru (Jameson, WA). Nora now lives with her family at Papulankutja (Blackstone, WA) and her family hold the story for Ilurrpa.
Nora is an experienced Tjanpi weaver. In addition to Tjanpi sculptures and baskets, she has been involved in making collaborative works including Kungkarrangkalnga-ya Parrpakanu - Seven Sisters Are Flying, a large installation work based on the Seven Sisters Tjukurpa, produced for the National Gallery of Australia Songlines exhibition in 2015.