Dilly Bag – SmallSKU: 6184
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Description This dilly bag weaved by Latia Levers is based on the traditional dilly bag weaving method and adapted to include adornments of small colourful bead work. Dilly bags were traditionally used to leach toxins from foods during preparation. This type of weave is called a ‘tight’ weave indicating the lack of space between rows.
Style tight weave
Material Lomandra, coloured beads
Dimensions BH (Basket Height) 8 cm
BW (Basket Width) 8 cm
HH (Handle Height) 12 cm
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Meet the Artist
Painter : Weaver : Artefact Creator
Latia’s ability to masterfully combine cultural methods with objects found on country is truly amazing. Latia continues to create new product ranges inspired by nature driven by her passion for painting.
Latia’s work has been exhibited at Baileys Crystalbrook Collection Hotel and featured at the Art Market during CIAF celebrations 2019 & 2020.
The latest additions to her creative portfolio include fashion design and jewellery making lending her mastery of the painted stroke to alternative surfaces.
Latia comes to us from the KOCA (Keeping our culture alive) program where our creative participants learn basket weaving and contemporary creative practices.