The designs in this painting are inspired by the Ilyarn or Ilyarnayt flower. This plant is particularly favoured for the abundance of edible grubs living in its roots as well as the edible seeds it produces.
Name: Hazel Morton
Skin name: Kngwarrey (also spelled Kngwarreye or Ngwarai)
Language group: Alyawarr
Country: Ngkwarlerlanem and Arnkawenyerr
Lives: Utopia, Central Australia
Appreciating Finer Things...Pink Alhepalh Flower by Hazel Morton Kngwarrey