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Making Paintings, Purnu and Tjanpi

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Making Paintings, Purnu and Tjanpi

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We make all kinds of things in Warakurna. We do painting at the art centre, make purnu carvings at home and tjanpi baskets and sculptures.

Roshanna Yinga Williamson

An acrylic painting on canvas showing a landscape with a sun and three trees above a scene of two vehicles and groups of people.
Making Paintings, Purnu and Tjanpi, 2011, Roshanna Yinga Williamson, acrylic on canvas, 762 x 757 x 33 mm. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program by Wayne and Vicki McGeoch.
Roshanna Yinga Williamson portrait.
Photo: Alexandra Frith.


Roshanna Yinga Williamson
Born 1987
Tjarurru skin group

Roshanna Yinga Williamson grew up in Jameson and moved to Warakurna to be with her husband.

Williamson is an emerging artist and mainly paints the Tjitji Kutjarra Tjukurrpa (Two Children Dreaming) from near Jameson.

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