Synthetic Polymer Paint on Board
22.9 x 30.5 cm
Warnayaka Artists, NTExhibited
A Cooee Christmas, 2017, PaddingtonStory
This dreaming tells about a special tree that everyone uses for medicine. It
helps cure aches and pains in the joints, headache and snake bites. The vine
is wrapped around the arm on leg and is left till the pain is taken away.
Ngalyipi is like the bush banana Yuparli plant, it wind s around trees from
ground upwards. The Ngalyipi vines has round leaves, it does not have any
edible fruits, it is poisonous. The Snake Vine Ngalyipi is used for everything.