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Baby Rug – Punu – Cynthia Burke

$75.00

A beautiful quality product that has a lovely soft texture and will keep a baby snuggly and warm.

A totally delightful gift for a wee one. We absolutely love this and you will too, we wish you could feel it.

The elegant design is from a painting by Aboriginal artist Cynthia Burke from the APY Lands in South Australia.

Free shipping in Australia

Availability: 1 in stock

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  • Composition: 100% Knitted Cotton
  • Size: 80 x 100cm
  • Eco label has information about the artist and the design

Artist: Cynthia Burke
Design: Punu (Wood)
Royalty fees are paid to the artist for every sale.
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About the artist and design: Cynthia is a highly skilled punu maker. Punu is the Pitjantjatjara/Yankunytjatjara word for wood, and refers to the traditional artefacts carved from local hard timbers, usually mulga. The design is applied using hot wire to burn traditional stories and patterns into the surface of the wood. Cynthia is an artist and master Punu maker. She painted the punu design on canvas.

Made by Better World Arts, an Australian social enterprise that is Fair Trade certified.

Better World Arts has been operating for over two decades. Our role models were Oxfam, Fred Hollows (the Fred Hollows Foundation) and Anita Roddick (The Body Shop).
We work with traditional artisans from remote regions in Kashmir, Peru, West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh and Nepal (Tibetan refugees).
We work with Australian Aboriginal artists from remote communities across Australia, from Arnhem Land to Central and the Western Desert regions, from rural locations and from cities.

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