Design Name: Desert Flowers
Artist Name: Marie E. Ellis
Dreamtime: Desert Flower is a colourful design by Marie Ellis of Northern Territory, Australia. She is a well-known Aboriginal artist. She has depicted colourful desert flowers which blossoms after the rainy season in the territory. These flowers are a very common sight during this period of time. M&S Textiles Australia is the largest manufacturer of Australian Aboriginal designs printed on good quality 100% cotton fabric. Aboriginal artworks are popular throughout the world and the only living ancient artworks. Its tradition goes back 50,000 years ago revealed by carbon dating of rock painting, cave painting etc. It is amazing that many of the artists do not have any formal education or training.