Indigenous Scratch Art

This afternoon our Lexis Noosa students enjoyed learning about Indigenous Art and the history of our Australia Aboriginal people.

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Aboriginal culture dates back as far as between 60,000 to 80,000 years. There is no written language for Australian Aboriginal People so in order to convey their important cultural stories through the generations it is portrayed by symbols/icons through their artwork.

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 Indigenous art is centered on story telling. It is used as a chronical to convey knowledge of the land, events and beliefs of the Aboriginal people.

 

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