TEA TOWEL: Zane Saunders' Time keeper'; Blak Flair
Screen printed tea towel based upon Zane Saunders's 2009 linocut Time keeper.
50/50 cotton/linen, printed in Far North Queensland, Australia.
Artist: Zane Saunders was born in Cairns in 1971 and grew up in Kuranda, Far North Queensland, though his ancestral associations are with the Butchulla (Bajala) of Fraser Island. Zane has a Gungu Yimithir language name given by a Hope Vale elder; the name Ngamu Mangal Bungal, means 'clever hands'.
Original artwork details: Time keeper, linocut printed in black ink from one block, edition of 15, 2009. Image has been reproduced in the negative for this item.
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.