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March of the cane toad

  • Owner:
    Collection of artist
  • Location:
    Sydney, NSW, Australia
  • Maker:
    Alison Muir
  • Pattern:
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 25 cm
    Width: 18 cm


Cane toads were introduced to the sugar cane fields as a way of managing pests. The cane toad has now eradicated all other forms of life in the Top End of Australia and is marching west and south.
Exhibitions: SAQA Trunk Show 2014


Materials: recycled silk kimono, silk organza
Techniques: heat set map, natural and crayon on organza, machine appliqué and machine stitching

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