Fishtrap and Barramundi

Elizabeth is well known for her design “’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.

This is Elizabeth’s first linocut design depicting fish and a fish trap. She has a natural talent for print design and took the care to make her line tile an interlocking repeat design. Elizabeth has printed navy ink on a tomato red cotton fabric. She has a natural flair for creating edgy colour combinations.