M & S Textiles Australia
AROUND WATERHOLE PURPLE by Aboriginal Artist NAMBOOKA
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Premium quality 100% cotton quilting weight fabric suitable for quilting/patchwork, dressmaking/apparel, soft furnishings and craft.
Purchase continuous lengths by the 1/4m (25cm x 110cm) unit:
1 unit = 1/4 metre 25cm x 110cm (9.84" x 44") 2 units = ½ metre 50cm x 110cm (19.7” x 44”)
3 units = ¾ metre 75cm x 110cm (29.5” x 44")
4 units = 1 metre 100cm x 110cm (39.37” x 44”)
Quilters: If you prefer a FQ of 50cm x 55cm leave a message at checkout
*Purchases of more than 1 unit of the same fabric will be sent as a single piece
**If you need more fabric than is listed, please ask as we may have more
1 metre = 100cm or 39.37"
1 yard = 36 inches or 91.4 centimetres
1 Foot = 12 inches or 30.48 centimetres
(For those who use Imperial measurement, to simplify…1 metre is approx. 3 inches longer than a yard)
FABRIC: 100% Cotton (quilting, apparel, craft)
MANUFACTURER: M & S Textiles Australia
PALETTE: Multicoloured: shades of red, orange, yellow, purple, teal, black, greyish white on purple
AUSTRALIAN ABORIGINAL ARTIST: NAMBOOKA (BEA EDWARDS is a highly regarded designer of fabrics used in the quilting world. Nambooka lives in Victoria, Australia.
THE DESIGN: This design shows the happenings around a waterhole on a summer's day. People wander around the surrounding bush to collect bush food and drink from the waterholes. The semi circles or U's represent the people and their footprints can also be seen on tracks. The people use digging sticks to dig into the ground from which they gather food. Because the day is hot, animals such as goannas, rainbow snakes, tortoises and frogs can also be seen in the design going to the waterhole for water. Some eucalyptus leaves and fruit are also shown on the ground.
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