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Betsy Napangardi Lewis Majardi Jukurrpa (Hair String Skirt Dreaming) 2006
Acrylic on Belgian linen 460 x 460mm $1313 including resale royalty
This Jukurrpa comes from Mina Mina. It is about a group of women of all ages who danced at Mina Mina during the Dreaming. As they
danced digging sticks rose up out of the ground.
This painting depicts the majardi, hairstring skirts, which the women dance in for yawulyu, ceremony. These skirts are made of hair and
spun on a spindle.
The women travelled on from Mina Mina, dancing and creating many places. The owners for this Land, Dreaming and Designs are
Napangardi and Napanangka women.