#41 WomenBody Design - ROSEMARY NAMPITJINPA JAMES : 63x 105cm
ARTIST: Rosemary Nampitjinpa James
LANGUAGE: Western Arrernte
REGION: Jay Creek - W. Alice Springs
TITLE: Women Body Design
MEDIUM: Painting - acrylic on canvas
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Women Ceremony Body Design:-
'This is awelye body line ceremony painting – it is the ceremonial design painted on the body. The women come together to sing and dance as they paint each other up for ceremony'
Rosemary Nampitjinpa James is from Jay Creek West of Alice Springs but she has settled in Darwin. Rosemany is related to Sonda Turner Nampitjinpa, whom she refers to as 'sister'.