• 1-20 Number Posters

    $4.99

    1-20 Number Poster set that includes illustrations to assist children to visualise each number in a range of ways.

    Number posters make number recognition, counting, adding, and subtracting fun and active. You can use the number posters and cards during small group, whole group, circle, and centre time. It is a great addition to any maths centre! They have been designed for the early years learning space.

    Featuring the original artwork by Aboriginal artist Russell Yilamara Brown, our Number poster set is a great way to embed Indigenous perspectives in your learning space while having amazing classroom decor.

    Specifications:

    • PDF digital download.
    • 21 pages.
    • Recommended to print at A4 size.
    • Made to match our Connections Classroom Decor Bundle, Alphabet Poster Set, Acknowledgement of Country and Lanyard.
    • Download limit of 2 and link will expire after 15 days, please make sure you open file on the device you wish to save them on.

    Artist

    Russell Yilamara Brown is a proud Garawa and Mara man from South-East Arnhem Land, NT. Russell currently lives and works on Bundjalung Country, NSW.  He is a skilled painter, sculptor and digital artist that has refined his traditional style and has developed a contemporary representation.

    Design

    This design represents my journey through life so far, on this journey I have added to my knowledge about my culture, heritage, and my family’s history. It depicts the connections between the cultural knowledge I have been taught by family members along my journey.

    The sun rays rainbow reaches out over country and touches all of my family and people. The rivers and waterholes sustain all life, with many across Country being special and sacred places. Yilamara is the stem of a wild orchid, its flower is close to the rays to gain energy and power to continue my journey of connecting and learning.

     

  • Acknowledgement of Country – Connections

    $9.99$79.99

    Our Songlines Acknowledgement of Country is an essential part of any organisation.

    It is your statement of acknowledgement and respect for the Traditional Custodian’s of the Country on which you live and work. It is an opportunity for anyone or any organisation to show respect for Traditional Owners and the continuing connection of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to Country.

    Options:

    Generic: generic Songlines wording

    • High quality PDF digital download.
    • Download limit of 2 and link will expire after 15 days, please make sure you open the file on the device you wish to save it on

     

    Customised: Customise with the Acknowledgement of Country that you have collaboratively developed OR with the language, nation or social group (or other wording) that either you or your organisation are gathered.

    • Please provide your own Acknowledgement of Country that you have developed OR the language, nation or social group in order notes and any other special requests.
    • Your high quality, print ready PDF will be emailed to you within 24 hours.

     

    Framed: A fine art print with the original artwork ‘Connections’ of Aboriginal artist Russell Yilamara Brown, this framed Songlines Acknowledgement of Country is customised and states your acknowledgement of and respect for the Traditional Custodian’s of the Country on which you live and work.

    • Printed on museum-quality Epson, thick, matte paper.
    • Please provide your own Acknowledgement of Country that you have developed OR the language, nation or social group in order notes and any other special requests.
    • Acrylite front protector and hanging hardware included.

    Available in:

    • Oak, made from solid oak
    • Black, made from semi-hardwood alder
    • White, made from semi-hardwood alder
    • Sizes  21 x 30cm, 30 x 40cm

    Design

    This design represents my journey through life so far, on this journey I have added to my knowledge about my culture, heritage, and my family’s history. It depicts the connections between the cultural knowledge I have been taught by family members along my journey.

    The sun rays reaches out over country and touches all of my family and people. The rivers and waterholes sustain all life, with many across Country being special and sacred places. Yilamara is the stem of a wild orchid, its flower is close to the rays to gain energy and power to continue my journey of connecting and learning.

    Artist

    Russell Yilamara Brown is a proud Garawa and Mara man from South-East Arnhem Land, NT. Russell currently lives and works on Bundjalung Country, NSW.  He is a skilled painter, sculptor and digital artist that has refined his traditional style and has developed a contemporary representation.

     

    Please note – product image is low quality to avoid plagiarism, download copy is high quality.

  • Awaken Bunting Bundle

    $4.99

    Featuring Russell Yilamara Brown’s 2021 ‘Awaken’ artwork designed exclusively for Songlines.

    Made to match our ‘Awaken” collection pieces such as Acknowledgement of Country, Desk Strips, Labels and Classroom Decor Bundle.

    Here’s what’s included:

    • editable bunting flags/pennants (10 different styles) – 2 to an A4 page but can be resized.
    • editable text boxes
    • easy to follow editing instructions included

    To use:

    You will need to have Microsoft PowerPoint installed on your computer to edit this resource. Decide on your label, choose your own font and simply type in your text then print.

    Digital download.

  • Awaken Classroom Décor Bundle

    $19.99

    Awaken Decor Bundle

    Here’s what’s included:

    • editable Welcome sign
    • editable tray labels
    • desk strips, with editable name (NSW, QLD, VIC, TAS, NT, SA, WA, ACT & VIC Pre-cursive fonts)
    • editable class routine labels
    • editable name labels (2 different styles)
    • editable square book tub labels (4 different styles)
    • editable bunting flags/pennants (10 different styles) – 2 to an A4 page but can be resized
    • editable circle labels (4 different styles)
    • editable square labels (4 different styles)
    • editable rectangle labels (6 different styles)
    • editable text boxes
    • easy to follow editing instructions included

    Made to match our ‘Awaken” collection pieces such as Awaken Acknowledgement of Country and Awaken Lanyard.

    Artist

    Russell Yilamara Brown is a proud Garawa and Mara man from South-East Arnhem Land, NT. Russell currently lives and works on Bundjalung Country, NSW.  He is a skilled painter, sculptor and digital artist that has refined his traditional style and has developed a contemporary representation.

    Design 

    Awaken depicts the rising of the sun on a new day over Country, the sun is the giver of life and provides Mother Earth with light and warmth. When the rains come, the sun’s rays create the magic of rainbows. From the rain comes waterholes, these sustain life and are some of our sacred places where knowledges are kept and shared. Awaken is the dawning of a new day, the connections we have to our Country and the importance of Mother Earth.

  • Awaken Lanyard

    $19.99

    Awaken Lanyard – FREE SHIPPING (untracked)

    A premium Indigenous art lanyard made with cotton canvas, finished with a natural leather trim, a heavy-duty metal lobster clasp and a safety release clip. The perfect accessory for a teacher, nurse, educator or any professional wanting wearable First Nations art.

    The canvas fabric can be hand washed in warm soapy water, whilst being careful to avoid the leather and metal clasp.

    Artist

    Russell Yilamara Brown is a proud Garawa and Mara man from South-East Arnhem Land, NT. Russell currently lives and works on Bundjalung Country. NSW.  He is a skilled painter, sculptor and digital artist that has refined his traditional style and has developed a contemporary representation.

    Design

    Awaken depicts the rising of the sun on a new day over Country, the sun is the giver of life and provides Mother Earth with light and warmth. When the rains come, the sun’s rays create the magic of rainbows. From the rain comes waterholes, these sustain life and are some of our sacred places where knowledges are kept and shared. Awaken is the dawning of a new day, the connections we have to our Country and the importance of Mother Earth.

    Specifications

    Length: 48cm

    Leather Trim: Tan

    Safety release: Tan

    Metal clasp: Silver

  • Awaken TEACH Tee

    $44.99$44.99

    Featuring original artwork by Aboriginal artist, Russell Yilamara, this t-shirt is everything you’ve dreamed of and more.

    Teach in a t-shirt that encourages students to dream, question and learn. This t-shirt is made from 100% cotton and has a faded, vintage look. Embrace Aboriginal art and the essence of First Nations culture.

    This unisex faded shirt is made 100% with preshrunk, combed, ring-spun cotton for total comfort on a daily basis. The regular fit keeps you cosy in all occasions, while the faded colour scheme adds a retro touch to your style.

    Made for Mob and Allies.

    Design

    Awaken depicts the rising of the sun on a new day over Country, the sun is the giver of life and provides Mother Earth with light and warmth. When the rains come, the sun’s rays create the magic of rainbows. From the rain comes waterholes, these sustain life and are some of our sacred places where knowledges are kept and shared. Awaken is the dawning of a new day, the connections we have to our Country and the importance of Mother Earth.

    Artist

    Russell Yilamara Brown is a proud Garawa and Mara man from South-East Arnhem Land, NT. Russell currently lives and works on Bundjalung Country, NSW.  He is a skilled painter, sculptor and digital artist that has refined his traditional style and has developed a contemporary representation.

    Specifications

    • 100% preshrunk, combed, ring-spun cotton
    • Medium fabric (180 g/m²)
    • Regular fit
    • Printed in Aus.
    • AS Colour shirt
  • Barra Be Speared Painting

    $54.99

    Original Aboriginal art by Leah Brown featuring a Barramundi swimming in the ocean that has been hunted with a traditional hunting spear.

    Artist

    Leah Brown is a proud Garawa and Mara woman from the Roper River area of the Northern Territory, she currently lives on Dunghutti Country, NSW. Leah is skilled in painting, digital artwork and design and is passionate about using her talents to educate and share her culture.

    Specifications

    • 24.5 x 20.5 cm
    • Acrylic on unstretched canvas
    • Hand painted
  • Bulletin Board Trim – Connections

    $3.99

    A set of border trimmers to decorate your noticeboards in our Connections artwork.

    Print these border trimmers on thicker card for added durability. Place them around your notice boards to brighten up your classroom.

    The borders have been designed so the page makes a continuous horizontal pattern. Print, cut out, and staple to your board – easy to use!

    Featuring the original artwork by Aboriginal artist Russell Yilamara Brown, this Number poster set is a great way to embed Indigenous perspectives in your learning space while having amazing classroom decor.

    Specifications:

    • A2 PDF digital download.
    • 3 designs.
    • Recommended to print at A4, A3 OR A2 size, resize in printer setting to suit.
    • Made to match our Connections Classroom Decor Bundle, Alphabet Poster Set, Acknowledgement of Country and Lanyard.
    • Download limit of 2 and link will expire after 15 days, please make sure you open file on the device you wish to save them on.

    Artist

    Russell Yilamara Brown is a proud Garawa and Mara man from South-East Arnhem Land, NT. Russell currently lives and works on Bundjalung Country, NSW.  He is a skilled painter, sculptor and digital artist that has refined his traditional style and has developed a contemporary representation.

    Design

    This design represents my journey through life so far, on this journey I have added to my knowledge about my culture, heritage, and my family’s history. It depicts the connections between the cultural knowledge I have been taught by family members along my journey.

    The sun rays reaches out over country and touches all of my family and people. The rivers and waterholes sustain all life, with many across Country being special and sacred places. Yilamara is the stem of a wild orchid, its flower is close to the rays to gain energy and power to continue my journey of connecting and learning.

     

  • Clapstick Set

    $39.99$39.99

    Clapstick Set

    Clap Sticks are a traditional percussive instrument used for ceremony, social dancing, making music and to educate through storytelling. As for many traditional tools, they can serve more than one purpose, like also being used to dig for yams.

    With the techniques passed down from his family, Russell Yilamara hand paints each set of our clapsticks using traditional Arnhem Land styles such as x-ray and rarrking and ochre colours. Not only can these instruments be used for a percussive instrument, but also as a teaching tool to understand the richness of Australian Indigenous life and culture.

    These Clapstick Set’s are designed to allow children to engage in traditional music. Especially made for young hands as they have a 3 cm diameter, they provide a wide grip.

    Artist

    Russell Yilamara Brown is a proud Garawa and Mara man from South-East Arnhem Land, NT. Russell currently lives and works on Bundjalung Country, NSW.  He is a skilled painter, sculptor and digital artist that has refined his traditional style and has developed a contemporary representation. Russell Yilamara is Songlines principal artist and founding director.

    Specifications

    • Hand-painted by Russell Yilmara
    • Clear varnished for durability
    • Length: 20 cm
    • Width: 3 cm

    If on backorder, please allow up to 7 business days for your set to be hand painted.

  • Class Clapstick Collection

    $139.99

    Class Clapsticks Set (4 sets)

    Clap Sticks are a traditional percussive instrument used for ceremony, social dancing, making music and to educate through storytelling. As for many traditional tools, they can serve more than one purpose, like also being used to dig for yams.

    With the techniques passed down from his family, Russell Yilamara hand paints each set of our clapsticks using traditional Arnhem Land styles such as x-ray and rarrking and ochre colours. Not only can these instruments be used for a percussive instrument, but also as a teaching tool to understand the richness of Australian Indigenous life and culture.

    Our Class Clapstick Set is designed to allow children to engage in traditional music, sharing in the experience, and to allow conversations to begin in a group setting. Especially made for young hands as they have a 3 cm diameter, they provide a wide grip.

    The set comes in Songlines ochre red cotton duster bags to keep them protected while not in use.

    Artist

    Russell Yilamara Brown is a proud Garawa and Mara man from South-East Arnhem Land, NT. Russell currently lives and works on Bundjalung Country, NSW.  He is a skilled painter, sculptor and digital artist that has refined his traditional style and has developed a contemporary representation. Russell Yilamara is Songlines principal artist and founding director.

    Specifications

    • Hand-painted by Russell Yilmara
    • Clear varnished for durability
    • Length: 20 cm
    • Width: 3 cm
    • Sets: 4
  • Connections Décor Bundle

    $29.99

    Connections Decor Bundle

    Our 2022 Decor Bundle is here and is ready to download and print to energise and refresh your learning space.

    Featuring Russell Yilamara Brown’s 2022 ‘Connections’ artwork designed exclusively for Songlines Art, Culture Education.

    With our Connections Decor Bundle, your teaching and learning pace will feature stunning Indigenous artwork whilst being organised and effective.

    Match this with our ‘Connections’ Lanyard and ‘Connections’ Acknowledgement of Country to make you and your learning space really stand out.

    Here’s what’s included:

    • 2x editable Welcome Signs
    • 2 x editable Morning Routine/Greeting slides
    • 5 x editable tray label designs
    • Desk strips, with editable name (NSW, QLD, VIC, TAS, NT, SA, WA fonts)
    • 9 x editable name/rectangle label designs
    • 4 x editable square book tub label designs
    • 12 x editable Bunting Flags/Pennant designs – 2 to an A4 page but can be resized
    • 8 x editable circle label designs
    • 8 x editable square labels designs
    • 2 x editable Diary/Folder cover designs
    • 3 x bulletin board border trim designs
    • Editable text boxes
    • All can be resized to suit your needs
    • Easy to follow editing instructions included

    To use:

    • Microsoft PowerPoint Digital download.
    • You will need to have Microsoft PowerPoint installed on your computer to edit this resource.
    • Decide on your label, choose your own font, type in your text then print.
    • Download limit of 2 and link will expire after 15 days, please make sure you open the file on the device you wish to save it on

    Artist

    Russell Yilamara Brown is a proud Garawa and Mara man from South-East Arnhem Land, NT. Russell currently lives and works on Bundjalung Country, NSW.  He is a skilled painter, sculptor and digital artist that has refined his traditional style and has developed a contemporary representation.

    Design

    This design represents my journey through life so far, on this journey I have added to my knowledge about my culture, heritage, and my family’s history. It depicts the connections between the cultural knowledge I have been taught by family members along my journey.

    The sun rays reaches out over country and touches all of my family and people. The rivers and waterholes sustain all life, with many across Country being special and sacred places. Yilamara is the stem of a wild orchid, its flower is close to the rays to gain energy and power to continue my journey of connecting and learning.

     

     

  • Connections Lanyard

    $19.99

    Connections Lanyard – FREE SHIPPING (untracked)

    A premium First Nations art lanyard made with cotton canvas, finished with a natural leather trim, a heavy-duty metal lobster clasp and a safety release clip. The perfect accessory for any educator, nurse, teacher or professional wanting wearable Indigenous art.

    The canvas fabric can be hand washed in warm soapy water, whilst being careful to avoid the leather and metal clasp.

    Artist

    Russell Yilamara Brown is a proud Garawa and Mara man from South-East Arnhem Land, NT. Russell currently lives and works on Bundjalung Country, NSW.  He is a skilled painter, sculptor and digital artist that has refined his traditional style and has developed a contemporary representation.

    Design

    This design represents my journey through life so far, on this journey I have added to my knowledge about my culture, heritage, and my family’s history. It depicts the connections between the cultural knowledge I have been taught by family members along my journey.

    The sun rays rainbow reaches out over country and touches all of my family and people. The rivers and waterholes sustain all life, with many across Country being special and sacred places. Yilamara is the stem of a wild orchid, its flower is close to the rays to gain energy and power to continue my journey of connecting and learning.

    Specifications

    Free shipping

    Length: 48cm

    Leather Trim: Tan

    Safety release: Black

    Metal clasp: Silver

  • Coolamon

    $54.99

    A handcrafted and hand painted First nations artefact, designed to stimulate the imagination and creativity of children. This coolamon is an open-ended toy that can be used in many ways – simply fill it with seeds, shells or beeswax crayons.

    This Coolamon is handcrafted from bamboo for its durability and is lightweight. It has been decorated by Aboriginal artist, Russell Yilamara in traditional hues that pay respect to First Nations people’s history and cultural heritage and the natural ochres of the earth.

    As a multi-purpose educational tool, it encourages creative development in young minds as they use their imaginations in pretend play.

    A coolamon is an First Nations artefact that has been used for tens of thousands of years. It is a carrying vessel that is a multi-purpose shallow dish with curved sides. Coolamons were traditionally used by Aboriginal women to carry water, fruits, nuts, as well as to cradle babies.

    Specifications

    • Handcrafted on Bundjalung Country
    • Length: 28cm – 32cm
    • Width: 8cm-9cm
    • Material: Bamboo
    • Acrylic paint
    • Varnished for durability
  • Educator Tee – Women’s

    $44.99$44.99

    Educator:

    1. multi-skilled educational rockstar who lives to inspire, motivate and empower.
    2. kind of a big deal

    Featuring Aboriginal artist, Russell’s Yilamara’s ‘Passing on Knowledge’ design, start conversations, show your respect whilst educating the next generation. Our Educator tee is a comfy and soft quality that should be a staple in every educator’s wardrobe.

    Printed on the AS Colour Maple t-shirt, it is the best pick for the ultimate educator tee. It’s well-made, featuring a ribbed knit collar, side seams, and double-needle hems, and is also preshrunk to minimise shrinkage.

    Team it up with your favourite jeans or flowy skirt, and you will never go wrong with this stylish wardrobe must-have.

    Specifications

    • 100% combed ring spun cotton (fibre content may vary for different colours)
    • Medium fabric (180 g/m²)
    • Regular fit
    • Crew neck
    • Printed in Aus
    • AS Colour is an Ethical Fashion brand
  • Flora & Fauna Alphabet Posters

    $6.99$6.99

    Alphabet Poster Set featuring beautiful Australian native flora and fauna illustrations.

    Learning the alphabet is easy with these colourful alphabet posters. Each of the printed alphabet letters features a native plant and animal that begins with that letter.

    Featuring the original artwork by Aboriginal artist Russell Yilamara Brown, this ABC poster set is a great way to teach kids about the animals of Australia whilst working on their handwriting skills.

    This alphabet poster set is one of a kind and would be perfect for any learning space!

    To assist teachers and educators, we have a Phonetic Set available in the options.

    Specifications:

    • PDF digital download
    • 27 pages
    • recommended to print at A4 size
    • made to match our Connections Decor Bundle, Acknowledgement of Country poster & Lanyard
    • Choose your alphabet letter style: Handwriting Lines OR School Font
    • Available as a phonetic set
    • Download limit of 2 and link will expire after 15 days, please make sure you open them on the device you wish to save them on

    Artist

    Russell Yilamara Brown is a proud Garawa and Mara man from South-East Arnhem Land, NT. Russell currently lives and works on Bundjalung Country, NSW.  He is a skilled painter, sculptor and digital artist that has refined his traditional style and has developed a contemporary representation.

    Design

    This design represents my journey through life so far, on this journey I have added to my knowledge about my culture, heritage, and my family’s history. It depicts the connections between the cultural knowledge I have been taught by family members along my journey.

    The sun rays reaches out over country and touches all of my family and people. The rivers and waterholes sustain all life, with many across Country being special and sacred places. Yilamara is the stem of a wild orchid, its flower is close to the rays to gain energy and power to continue my journey of connecting and learning.

  • Hunted Barra Painting

    $64.99

    Original Aboriginal art by Leah Brown featuring a Barramundi that has been hunted with a traditional spear.

    Artist

    Leah Brown is a proud Garawa and Mara woman from the Roper River area of the Northern Territory, she currently lives on Dunghutti Country, NSW. Leah is skilled in painting, digital artwork and design and is passionate about using her talents to educate and share her culture.

    Specifications

    • 29.5 x 21 cm
    • Acrylic on unstretched canvas
    • Hand painted