This is a painting to celebrate the kinship of my children and their connection to my sister. The turtles in this piece represent my two daughters. The three campsites are the three places they move between. The middle is my sister's home, one is my own and the third is my mother's home.
J. Riley is a Wiradjuri artist who paints native animals in and around the river systems, which connects him to his Country and culture.
His artworks represent his own personal stories and his connection to his family and children.