Artist: Melinda Nampijinpa Reid
Catalogue No.: 09196
Size/medium: 50 cm x 60 ccm Painting
Title: Desert Flowers
In the old days Indigenous people would pick the petals and put them in water to make it sweet. The sweet water was carried in a coolamon. Indigenous kids today pick the whole flower, thrash the flower on their palms and then licking the honey off their hand.