Bush vine dreaming

This dreaming tells about a special tree that everyone uses for medicine. It helps cure aches and pains in the joints, headache and snake bites. The vine is wrapped around the arm on leg and is left till the pain is taken away.

$440.00

1 in stock

Medium: Painting
850 x 500mm Acrylic on Canvas
Year: 2011
SKU: 141-11

Description

This dreaming tells about a special tree that everyone uses for medicine. It helps cure aches and pains in the joints, headache and snake bites. The vine is wrapped around the arm on leg and is left till the pain is taken away.

Additional information

Weight 0.8 kg

About Louisa Napaljarri Payton

Louisa was born in Darwin and grew up in Lajamanu. She has two children and one adopted daughter and seven grandchildren.  Louisa loves art practice and follows in the tradition of her very ancient culture now using new mediums of acrylic polymers and canvas.  Her first mediums were ochers on the body during ceremonial times. She as many in Lajamanu community still practices the important Law Ceremonies.  She has worked most of her adult life, and now works at the crèche in Lajamanu getting just a small amount of time to paint.