Maruku Arts - Dot Painting Workshop
PO Box 510, Yulara NT 0872, AUSTRALIA
61 0 499829635
From our unique outdoor workshop area located next to the Maruku Arts Market stall adjacement to the Yulara Town Square you can join one or more of our Anangu artists for a fun introduction to Western Desert Art. Your Anangu Artist and workshop host will provide an introduction to Anangu culture and show how this is expressed in our artworks. Join the artist to complete your own painting, which you can take home as a memento of your experience.
Maruku Arts Dot Painting Workshop provides a fun introduction to local Indigenous Art. Anangu paintings are created for educational and ceremonial purposes as well as telling of events that have occurred. Join local Indigenous artists and learn about the different symbols depicting Creation Time (Tjukurpa) stories.
Under the expert guidance of Maruku Arts and the local Indigenous artist have a go at creating your own dot-artwork to take home as a memento of your experience.
Dot Painting Workshops are held at Ayers Rock Resort, near the Town Square Lawn Area. At the end of the tour pay a visit to the adjacent Indigenous Art Markets to see local artists at work and purchase an authentic piece of Anangu art or craft to take home.