Doreen's painting represents the flower of the Tharrkarr, an important plant in Doreen's country because of the sweet honey found in its flowers. The honey is usually sucked straight from the flower, or the flowers can be steeped in water to make a sweet drink.
Artist: Doreen Payne Petyarre
Skin name: Petyarre (also spelled Petyarr or Pitjara)
Language group: Alyawarr
Area: Utopia Region, Central Australia