Better World Arts Handmade Wrapping Paper - Murdie Morris
Wrapping paper that is beautiful, ethical and eco friendly! Extra large single sheets of hand made wrapping paper - 700mm x 1000mm - which is twice the length of standard single sheets. Produced by Better World Arts, each sheet comes rolled and with information about the artist and artwork depicted.
These paper products are hand made in Jaipur (North India) from a SEDEX certified supplier. They are made using recycled cotton scraps from the garment industry. No wood or toxic chemicals are used in their production.
The Artist -
Murdie Nampijinpa Morris was born in the 1930s at Rabbit Flat, a tiny settlement in the middle of the harsh Tanami Desert in the Northern Territory of Australia about 160 km from the Western Australia border and 315 km north-west of Yuendumu. Murdie has been painting with Warlukurlangu Artists Aboriginal Corporation, an Aboriginal owned and governed art centre located in Yuendumu, since 2012. She was prompted to paint when she attended a workshop in 2012. She enjoys painting, and paints her father's jukurrpa, Maliki Jukurrpa (Domestic Dog Dreaming) and Malikijarra Jukurrpa (Two Dog Dreaming) - Dreamings that have been passed down through the generations for millennia and relate directly to the land, its features and the animals and plants that inhabit it. She uses an unrestricted palette to develop a modern interpretation of her traditional culture.
All Better World Arts products return royalties to the artists and their communities.