Wild Bush Flowers Sunsuit
Artist: Layla Campbell Region: Santa Teresa
Layla is a Walpiri woman who comes from Yuendumu, Northern Territory. She is an accomplished indigenous artist whose paintings have been acquired by many private collectors. Her paintings depict traditional Aboriginal stories and symbols. Her Dreaming is 'Wild Bush Flowers' which she inherited from the ancestors however she has skilfully developed her individual style of painting on canvas.
This artwork depicts bush seeds, wild flowers and pods gathered by the Aboriginal women in Central Australia. Bush seeds and pods are the staple bush tucker and they are also collected for countless other purposes, such as traditional bush medicine.