Carol Young is an emerging artist from Alice Springs in the Northern Territory. She was born in 1972 and grew up in Pipalyatjara in the remote Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunyjatjara Lands in north western South Australia. Carol’s mother’s country is Warburton in Western Australia, Pitjantjatara country not far from Pipalyatjara.
Carol’s painting’s depict “Bush Flowers” in bright and colourful decorative designs. “Bush Flowers” represent sacred women’s stories of collecting flowers for bush tucker and ceremonies.