Minyma Tjukurla – Carol Giles


76.2cm x 101.5cm: acrylic on canvas

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76.2cm x 101.5cm: acrylic on canvas

Carol Giles

Carol is an emerging artist based in Tjukurla, Western Australia.  Carol’s mother’s place is Pilge and her father’s country is between Kurlkurta and south-west of Kurlkurta. Carol draws upon her strong knowledge of Tjukurpa and her mother and father’s country whilst painting. As a child, Carol was taken to Warburton mission with her family and later they walked to Docker River.

Minyma Tjukurla

The young women are travelling around the country near Tjukurla with the older ladies. They are learning many things about where to collect special grasses and flowers and other types of bush tucker.