Australian Aboriginal fabric, Women Collecting Bush Food Peach by Christine Doolan
Priced and sold per 1/2 yard. Women Collecting Bush Food Peach by Christine Doolan, 100% cotton, 44/45 inches wide. During the dry season, Aborigine women collect the bush food and fruits abundant in the Northern Territory area to make tucker (food). The fresh bush fruits are tasty and healthy. Christine Doolan depicts the wild fruits in a coolamon: a shallow, multipurpose Australian Aboriginal dish or carrying vessel. The wonderful hues and dynamic, organic shapes make this multi-colored Aboriginal designed fabric ideal for quilting, home decor and wearable art. M&S Textiles Australia was established to promote Aboriginal designs to the quilting community. The company pays each Aborigine artist a fair market wage and licenses these original indigenous art designs, guaranteeing authenticity.