Body painting by Betty Mbitjana.
Teh Artist painted this painting using acrylic on black Canvas. Australian aboriginals used different material to cover and decorate their boddies. Betty Mbitjana a well-known artist in depicting Watermelon dreaming design. Her mother, the famous aboriginal artist Minnie Pwerle also painted similar designs. To read more about Body Paint (Awelye) Click Here.
To see more artworks from this artist or artworks by other Aboriginal artists, you can visit the art gallery at:
Karlangu Aboriginal Art Centre, 47 York Street, Sydney NSW, 2000