Bush Dye Collaboration Hope Vale

Location: Hopevale, Far North Queensland, Australia.

Dates: April 2018- March 2019

In Collaboration with Jenai Hooke and the Hopevale Arts and Culture Centre Women, we experimented, shared plant knowledge and created a body of work that incorporated, fabric, scarves and homewares. Some of this work was used and exhibited in Wubuul Bui in the Artisan Gallery Brisbane 21 September - 9 November 2019 and also the Cairns Indigenous Art Fair 2019.

Participating Artists

  • Madge Bowen
  • Esmay (Fay) Gibson
  • Wanda Gibson
  • Daisy Hamlot
  • Grace Rosendale
  • Ruby Gibson
  • Gertie Deeral
  • Dora Deemal


Melanie Gibson