Main Street Open Air Gallery
MEDIUM Pyrography on wood
LOCATION outside Anthony Thomas Menswear 201 Main Street Mornington
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Samantha Trist likes to make and create. She grew up in Bulleen and is a proud Taungurung woman of the Warring Illum Bulok clan.
Working with possum skins, native feathers (especially emu), and pyrographic techniques, Sams designs are about sharing her Culture. She has had a long career in early childhood education, and these days teaches Indigenous dance to young girls, shares cultural knowledge with National Trust visitors and creates beautiful cultural objects and wearables with Baluk Arts.