Elizabeth Wullunmingu

Biography

Elizabeth was born in Darwin. She started sewing and designing at Bábbarra in 2010 and is a key member of the sewing team. Elizabeth is well known for her design the “’Mud Crab” Rrugurrgurda, which relates to the ancestral story of large mud crabs in the mangrove near her family homeland on Blyth River.

Elizabeth artistic talent comes from her mother who is an artist for the iconic Desert Designs label. Elizabeth designed and sewed outfits for the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Languages

Burarra

Ancestor spirits

Rrugurrgurda (Crab) and Jin-Merdawa (Saltwater Mermaid)

Homeland

Gupanga

Moiety

Duwa

Subsection

Kodjdjan

Fabrics for sale