Artist: Jessica Blitner-George
Description: Djilpin Arts’ collection of Gapu limited edition prints commenced in 2007 with Basil Hall Editions. Gapu – Water – is the inspiration behind much of the work produced. The continuing collaboration between artists from Djilpin’s Ghunmarn Culture Centre and Basil Hall encourages new and emerging artists as well as established artists to experiment with a variety of print mediums. Etchings and Silk Screens make up Series I to VIII, with Series V also including Japanese Woodblock prints.
size: 28×32.5cm (paper) / 20x20cm (image)
Medium: Silk Screen
Artist Bio: Jessica was born in Katherine and has lived in Beswick since her family moved there from Roper River when she was a child. Jessica is an Artsworker for Djilpin and has produced designs for gold and silver jewellery, textiles and print. She also paints in the tradition of her Grandmother, the late artist Angelina George.