NOTEBOOK: Carl Fourmile; Blak Flair
Blank 80 page notebook printed on recycled paperstock with soy based inks.
ARTIST: Carl Marun Fourmile is an initiated member of the Far North Queensland Waluparra clan of the Yidinji Nation and was raised in one of the largest Aboriginal communities in Australia, Yarrabah, located 40km south-east of Cairns. Carl spent a great deal of time growing up with his grandparents which allowed him to gain knowledge and practice his culture on a daily basis. Carl is a dancer, musician and story teller and celebrates the Yidinji culture of Far North Queensland in his performances and artwork.
ARTWORK DETAILS: Djumbun, etching printed in three colours from three plates, edition of 30, 2009. Published by Djumbunji Press KickArts Fine Art Printmaking.
ARTWORK STORY: This design is my great, great Grandfather's design. It represents the moth eggs and larvae.
Blak Flair is a KickArts creative merchandise project that has been generously supported by the Christensen Fund. The project aims to develop a collection of merchandise that portrays the work of Indigenous artists from Far North Queensland to promote their work and cultural importance to the broader community.
Dimensions: 210 x 150mm