Bone China Mug - By Cynthia Burke
Artist: Cynthia Burke
380mL Bone China
Cynthia is a highly skilled punu maker. Punu is the Pitjantjatjara/Yankunytjatjara word for wood and refers to the traditional artifacts carved from local hard timbers, usually Mulga. The designs are applied using hot wire.
About Better World Arts
Better World Arts are members of the Fair Trade Association of Australia and New Zealand and the Indigenous Art Code. They are also endorsed by Fair Traders of Australia.
Better World Arts were established as a cross cultural project linking Aboriginal artists and their designs to international traditional artisans from remote regions in Kashmir, Peru, West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh and Nepal (Tibetan refugees). More recently, Better World Arts have started working with China, making bone china and silk ties.
Better World Arts focus heavily on ethical and fair trade, you can read more about their policies by heading to https://betterworldarts.com.au/about-us/