The delicate designs in this painting are inspired by the Alhepalh flower.
Alhepalh is a sparsely branched acacia shrub that is found abundantly near Janice's home in Utopia. It produces small soft coated brown seeds that were once used to make damper (bread) and small fragrant yellow flowers.
Name: Janice Clarke Kngwarreye
Skin name: Kngwarreye (also spelled Kngwarrey, Ngwarai)
Language group: Alyawarr
Area: Utopia Region, Central Australia