Hat Type: Floppy Hat
Design: Bush Camp by Audrey Martin Napanangka
Dreamtime behind the Design: Audrey is a household name among many patchworks and quilting enthusiasts. Her dreaming is Bush Onions, Bush Tucker, Wild Coconut, etc. Audrey learned painting from sisters and her mother. Audrey’s works are vivid and strong. In her new design, Bush Camp, she depicted different types of medicinal leaves in the Bush Camp. The semi-circles represent people and concentric circles represent waterholes. Aboriginal people like camping in the bush and they perform various activities during camping. The activities include playing football, running, throwing boomerangs, hunting Kangaroos, etc. Sometimes, they sit around the waterholes to discuss various issues.