Talar – Girleen by Mary-Ellen Belleville
‘Talar’ meaning evergreen
Medium: Velvet, fabric, twigs, gumnuts, seedpods, bark, thread.
Dimensions: 30 x 13 x 16cm
An Armenian name for a female, Talar translates as ‘evergreen’. After bushfires I’m always fascinated by the lush green regrowth, with its signalling power proudly declaring the hope of new life.