Betty Club – Aboriginal art stubby cooler is a beautiful and unique Aboriginal gift and great for the coming summer.
These popular drink stubby holders for cans or small bottles are made out of neoprene and can be used to keep drinks cool in hot weather and to keep hands from freezing while holding cold drinks!
Each holder comes with a tag with the artist’s name, photo and information on it. Royalties from this product go back to the artist and their community.
This stubby holder is branded with the Utopia label and is Australian Made.
About the Artist and Artwork
Artwork based on art by Betty Club.
Betty was involved with the Batik work at Utopia and has been painting for a long time. She is represented in the Holmes a Court Collection and her work is represented in the catalogue ‘Utopia – A Picture Story’.
Betty paints ‘My Mother’s Story’, awelye (women’s ceremonial body paint designs) for the ancestral dreamtime stories of the anemangkerr (bush melon or tomato) which belong to her mother’s country, Atnwengerrp, in the Utopia Region. Betty inherited the permission to paint the design by her mother, the late Minnie Pwerle.
Betty travelled to Adelaide with Julia Murray and Jenny Green and has painted for Rodney Gooch, DACOU Gallery Adelaide and Mbantua Gallery. Betty is sister to Barbara Weir.